Treatment Resources: Depression
Diagnostic Information
DSM IV - Bipolar I Disorder
DSM IV - Bipolar II Disorder
DSM IV - Cyclothymic Disorder 301.13
DSM IV - Dysthymic Disorder 300.4
DSM IV - Hypomanic Disorder
DSM IV - Major Depressive Disorder
DSM IV - Major Depressive Episode
DSM IV - Manic Episode
DSM IV - Mixed Episode
DSM IV Codes - When a code has not been listed above, it means there are specific codes for multiple specifiers. Dr. Bob's Site will provide lists of specifiers and their codes.
Depression and Anxiety - Depression and Anxiety welcomes original research and synthetic review articles covering molecular, genetic, biopsychosocial, neurochemical, neuropsychological, physiological, behavioral, sociological, psychodynamic, psychotherapeutic, cognitive and pharmacotherapeutic aspects of mood and anxiety disorders and related phenomena in humans and animals
Depression in Children and Adolescents - NIMH
Is Depression Biochemical? - APA Monitor
Paths that Lead to Teenage Depression - APA Monitor
Vulnerability to Depression May Change in Different Life Stages - APA Monitor
When the Winnie the Pooh Cup is Half-Empty: Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Depressed Children by Michael A. Tompkins, Ph.D.
Articles for Clients
National Institute of Mental Health Articles on Depression
Intimacy and Depression - AAMFT

Helpful Links

DSM IV Made Easy Website - provides diagnostic information on most DSM IV categories
Psychiatric Meds Info- links to the site


NPR Broadcasts

11-16-01 Fresh Aire: Andrew Solomon's Book on Depression

The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression, (Scribner) just won a National Book Award. The work came out of a 1998 New Yorker article. He draws on personal experience as well as interviews with patients, physicians, philosophers and drug designers.


10/13/1997 Talk of the Nation MANIC DEPRESSION

The intoxicating highs and despondent lows of manic depression are chronicled by two women who have written memoirs about the disease: NPR's Jacki Lyden and Dr. Kay Redfield Jamison. Lyden chronicles her mother's 20-year struggle with the illness and Dr. Redfield Jamison, a leading mental health professional, describes her own bout with manic depression

National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association
Selected Readings
Biologically Informed Psychotherapy for Depression by Stephen R., Md Shuchter, Nancy, Md Downs, Sidney, MD Zisook
Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Depression (Clinical Application of Evidence-Based Psychotherapy) by Janet S. Klosko, William C. Sanderson
Cognitive Therapy of Depression by Aaron T. Beck, A.John Rush, Brian F. Shaw, gary Emery. "A Classic"
The Interactional Nature of Depression : Advances in Interpersonal Approaches by Thomas E. Joiner (Editor), James C. Coyne (Editor)
Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Depressed Adolescents by Laura, Ph.D. Mufson, Donna, M.D. Moreau, Myrna M. Weissman
Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Dysthymic Disorder by John C. Markowitz MD., John C. Markowitz
Seasonal Affective Disorders and Phototherapy by Norman E. Rosenthal (Editor), Mary C. Blehar (Editor)
Scientific Foundations of Cognitive Theory and Therapy of Depression by David A. Clark, Aaron T. Beck, Brad A. Alford
Treating Depression in the Elderly by Curran, Wattis, Roger Coakes, Sellors, Lynch

Treatment for Chronic Depression: Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP) by James P. McCullough, Marvin R. Goldfried

Treatment Plans and Interventions for Depression and Anxiety Disorders by Robert L. Leahy, Stephen J. Holland
Wednesday's Child : Research into Women's Experience of Neglect and Abuse in Childhood, and Adult Depression by Antonia Bifulco, Patricia Moran