Bipolar Disorder Treatment and Support
Learn more from WebMD about getting treatment for bipolar disorder -- and building a solid support network of doctors, family, friends, and mental health professionals.
Bipolar Disorder and Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about the use of electroconvulsive therapy -- known more commonly as electroshock treatment -- for bipolar disorder.
Antipsychotic Medication for Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about new antipsychotic medications (and older ones) that are effective in treating bipolar disorder.
Causes of Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about the potential causes of bipolar disorder, including genetics, environment, and lifestyle.
Psychotherapy for Depression
Psychotherapy is an effective treatment for clinical depression. Learn more from WebMD about how various forms of therapy work to help you gain new coping skills.
How Different Antidepressants Work
If you have treatment-resistant depression, you might have already picked up some of the antidepressant drug lingo -- you know your SSRIs, your SNRIs and your MAOIs. But do you really know how these drugs help? Here's a general guide to antidepressants from the experts at WebMD.
10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Treatment-Resistant Depression
Major depression can be very difficult to treat. Here are 10 important questions to ask your doctor about treatment-resistant depression so you can work together to find the right treatment strategy.
Avoidant Personality Disorder
WebMD discusses the signs of avoidant personality disorder as well as treatments and complications.
Cocaine Use and Its Effects
WebMD examines cocaine use, including how the illegal drug affects the body and brain.
EMDR: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing
Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) is a fairly new type of psychotherapy. It’s growing in popularity, particularly for treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).