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    1. Oppositional Defiant Disorder

      WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of oppositional defiant disorder, or ODD, which affects children and teens.

    2. Mental Health and Rumination Disorder

      Rumination disorder is an uncommon eating disorder usually in infants and young children. Learn more.

    3. Mental Health: Depression in Children

      Childhood depression is different from the normal "blues" and everyday emotions that occur as a child develops. Learn more about what depression in children looks like.

    4. Diagnosing Depression

      WebMD explains how depression is diagnosed.

    5. Sleep Disorders: Sleep Problems Linked to Depression

      An inability to sleep, or insomnia, is one of the signs of depression. Learn the symptoms and how you can cope with your sleepless nights.

    6. Mental Health and Conduct Disorder

      Conduct disorder is a serious behavioral and emotional disorder that can occur in children and teens. Learn more.

    7. Mental Health: Depression

      WebMD provides an overview of depression types, their symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

    8. Body Dysmorphic Disorder

      People with body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) are preoccupied with an imagined physical defect or a minor defect that others often cannot see. WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of BDD.

    9. Dissociative Identity Disorder (Multiple Personality Disorder)

      Dissociative identity disorder, once called multiple personality disorder, results in two or more split identities. Learn more from WebMD about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this complex mental illness.

    10. Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) for Depression

      Electroconvulsive therapy is often used effectively for depression that is hard to treat. WebMD discusses how it works and explains the side effects and risks.

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