Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a safe and effective treatment for some severe mental health conditions that are considered life threatening. Find out more here.
Melancholia (depression with melancholic features)
Melancholia is a type of depression, sometimes referred to as melancholic depression. Read more about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment here.
Depression in older people
Older people are less likely than younger people to report depression, but it's important they can recognise, and get support for mental health concerns.
Depression in men
Men who experience depression may find it hard to talk about because it is not seen as masculine. Learn here about how you can support a man with depression.
Bipolar disorder is a mental-health condition in which people experience periods of depression and mania. Learn about its symptoms and treatment.