Depression & Bipolar Disorder

Directory of online publications, websites, and support and self-help groups: http://healthfinder.gov/Default.aspx
National Health Observances: http://healthfinder.gov/NHO/

     FIND LOCAL HELP: http://healthfinder.gov/FindServices/

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: http://www.aacap.org/AACAP/Families_and_Youth/Resources/CAP_Finder.aspx
Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation: http://www.thebalancedmind.org/connect/find
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance: http://www.dbsalliance.org/site/PageServer?pagename=wellness_findapro

     PREVENTION AGENCIES/ RESOURCES:  

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance: http://www.dbsalliance.org/site/PageServer?pagename=home
Families for Depression Awareness: http://www.familyaware.org/
Help Guide: http://helpguide.org/articles/depression/depression-signs-and-symptoms.htm
Mental Health America: http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/conditions/co-occurring-disorders-and-depression
National Institute of Mental Health: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/depression/index.shtml
Northern County Psychiatric Associates: http://ncpamd.com/category/depression/
Psychology Today: http://www.psychologytoday.com/topics/depression?tr=HomeTopics

     BIPOLAR DISORDER (MANIC DEPRESSION):

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance: http://www.dbsalliance.org/site/PageServer?pagename=education_brochures_just_diagnosed
Help Guide: http://helpguide.org/articles/bipolar-disorder/bipolar-disorder-signs-and-symptoms.htm
Here to Help: http://www.heretohelp.bc.ca/workbook/family-toolkit
National Institute of Mental Health: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/bipolar-disorder/index.shtml
Palo Alto Medical Foundation: http://www.sutterhealth.org/health/healthinfo/index.php?section=healthinfo&page=article&sgml_id=aa167725-sec
University of Maryland Medical Center: http://umm.edu/health/medical/reports/articles/bipolar-disorder

     DEPRESSION IN TEENS:

Teen Moods: http://www.teen-moods.net/
Teens Health: http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_mind/mental_health/depression.html
 
     DEPRESSION IN WOMEN:

Help Guide: http://helpguide.org/articles/depression/depression-in-women.htm
Mayo Clinic: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/depression/in-depth/depression/art-20047725

     DEPRESSION IN MEN:

Help Guide: http://helpguide.org/articles/depression/depression-in-men.htm
Mayo Clinic: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/depression/in-depth/male-depression/art-20046216

     DEPRESSION IN OLDER ADULTS:

Help Guide: http://helpguide.org/articles/depression/depression-in-older-adults-and-the-elderly.htm
National Institute of Mental Health: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/older-adults-and-depression/index.shtml

     POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION:

Help Guide: http://helpguide.org/articles/depression/postpartum-depression-and-the-baby-blues.htm
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/pregnancyandbeyond/depression/index.html