Depression Resources

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Q & A on Depression and Mood [LCLMA]

Blog Posts on Depression [LCLMA]

Articles on Depression

External Resources:

Depression Self-Test

About.Com (Depression Site)
offers information, chat rooms/forums, suggested resources, etc.
Balanced Mind Foundation (formerly the Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation)
guides families raising children with mood disorders to the answers, support and stability they seek
Bipolar Disorder Information
information on bipolar disorder from the National Institute on Mental Health
Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance of Boston
peer support network for individuals dealing with depression or bipolar disorder
Depression Information
information on depression from the National Institute on Mental Health
Depression and Related Affective Disorders Association (DRADA)
community organization for depressed individuals, family members, professionals & public, providing education/information/support groups
Families for Depression Awareness
helping families recognize, manage, and cope with depression and other mood disorders (massachusetts-based with national scope)
very informative peer-oriented site for lawyers, developed by Buffalo lawyer Dan Lukasik of the New York State Bar Association’s Lawyer Assistance Committee.
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
information/support/advocacy regarding depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and other mental illnesses
National Institute of Mental Health
depression information via the NIMH web site
Postpartum Support International
awareness & support regarding the 15% of women who become depressed after giving birth

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