Mental Illness Basics
WebMD answers basic questions about mental illness.
An explanation of the potentially disabling mental illness where people develop anxiety-related obsessive compulsive disorder or OCD.
Maintenance Medications for Depression
People who continue antidepressants for four to five months after they recover from depression reduce their risk of relapse. Here's a summary of maintenance medications for depression.
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a serious mental condition which is a lasting consequence of traumatic events.
WebMD explains common mood disorders, including dysthymic disorder and cyclothymic disorder.
Preventing Bipolar Disorder
WebMD discusses preventing bipolar disorder. Find out more on preventing bipolar depression and bipolar mania by following your doctor’s medical treatment plan.
Mental Health Warning Signs
A look at the warning signs and symptoms of mental illness.
Major Depression (Clinical Depression)
WebMD gives an overview of clinical -- or major -- depression, including its causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Depression Statistics and Symptoms
How many Americans suffer depression? Test your knowledge.
Get the basics about bipolar disorder -- including causes, diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment -- from the experts at WebMD.