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Treatments for Depression

Depression treatment options, ranging from traditional medical and psychotherapeutic methods to alternative medical approaches.
  1. Alternative Medicine (55)
  2. ECT (8)
  3. EMDR (16)
  4. Healthful Lifestyles (44)
  5. Hospitalization (3)
  6. Medications (631)
  7. Psychotherapy (40)
  8. TMS (4)
  9. VNS (11)

Depression Treatments
Information about the types of depression treatments which are available to you.

Depression Treatment Algorithm

Does Depression Go Away on Its Own With Time?
If I give it enough time will my depression go away on its own?

New Depression Treatments?
Q: Are there any new depression treatments on the way?

I Can't Afford to Get Treated for Depression? What Can I Do?
Q: I can't afford to get treated for depression? What can I do?

What Treatments Are Available for Depression?
Q: What treatments are available for depression?

Epilepsy Treatments for Depression?
Q: Is it true that epilepsy treatments can sometimes help depression?

Deep Brain Stimulation
For those who do not respond to currently existing methods of depression treatment, such as medication, psychotherapy or electroconvulsive therapy, depression can be a painful and disabling disorder. A team of researchers out of Emory University School of Medicine may have found an answer for these treatment-resistant patients with a new therapy...

Depression Treatment Types
This article provides a list of depression treatment types that are most commonly used and a description of each.

FAQ: Best Depression Treatment?
Q. What do you feel is the best depression treatment? Meds or therapy?

FAQ: What If Depression Treatment Doesn't Work?
Q. What if the medicine doesn't work and neither does therapy?

How to Get Free or Low-Cost Depression Treatment
Perhaps the only thing worse than depression is having depression and not being able to afford treatment. I frequently get letters from those of you who are in just this predicament. I've collected here all of the free and low-cost resources and ideas.

FAQ: What Type of Doctor Should I See for Depression Treatment?
Q. What type of doctor should I see for depression treatment?

Lack of Insurance Remains a Barrier to Treatment
How lack of insurance prevents many from obtaining the treatment they need.

The Future of Depression Treatment
New depression treatment types on the horizon which may be available in the next several years.

Unusual Depression Treatment: Trepanation
Would you drill a hole in your head to get relief from depression? Some people believe this unusual treatment called trepanation has helped them.

Healing Anxiety and Depression
Read user-submitted reviews of "Healing Anxiety and Depression" by Daniel G. Amen and Lisa C. Routh. Submit your review or read what others have to say about this book.

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