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Depression treatment

Trusted information about depression treatment from leading Australian health organisations.

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Depression - symptoms, types, treatment

There’s more to depression than ‘the blues’. If you’re sad for weeks, lack energy or no longer enjoy things you used to, you could be depressed.

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How to deal with depression

If you are dealing with depression it can help to talk someone, such as a mental health professional or trusted friend. Learn how to talk about mental illness here.

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Antidepressant medicines

Trusted information on antidepressant medicines, including what they are, how they work, different types, who should take antidepressants and possible side-effects.

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Bipolar disorder treatment

Trusted information on bipolar disorder treatments including medication, psychological treatment, lifestyle advice, and links to trusted resources

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How to help someone with a drug problem

Trusted information on how to help someone with a drug problem, help for you as the carer, plus how to tell if someone is using drugs.

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Mirtazapine

Mirtazapine is an antidepressant medicine. This page explains what mirtazapine is used for, how it works, its risks and other treatment options available in its place.

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Treatment for psychosis

Psychosis is treatable. Mental health professionals, along with medication and family support, can best help you manage symptoms and aid recovery.

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Treatment for paranoia

People with paranoid thoughts can find it hard to trust a doctor or mental health professional, and may have difficulty accepting treatment. Developing a positive relationship with a health professional may take time, but can lead to recovery.

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Diagnosis of depression

Depression (also known as major depression, or clinical depression) is a medical condition where people experience long and intense periods of low mood which affects their ability to function.

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