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Depression Treatment

Depression can be treated with prescription medications, therapy, or alternative medicine. Knowing the different options can help you pick the best one.

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Does Depression Go Away on Its Own With Time?
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How Major Depressive Disorder Is Treated
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What Is Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)?
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Can CBD Help With Depression?
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Can Artificial Intelligence Help With Depression?
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Can Counseling Help With Depression?
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How Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Works
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Psychologist's Role in Mental Health
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Should You Take Vitamins for Depression?
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How to Get Free or Low-Cost Depression Treatment
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How to Commit Someone for Depression
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Worst Things to Say to Someone Who Is Depressed
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Antidepressant Withdrawal: Symptoms, Timeline, & Treatment
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Types of Psychotherapy for Depression
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What to Expect When Seeing a Doctor for Depression
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Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Depression and Anxiety
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Effexor Withdrawal: Symptoms, Timeline, & Treatment
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Joining a Chat Room to Help With Depression
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Abbreviations After a Psychotherapist's Name
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St. John's Wort: Benefits, Side Effects, Dosage, and Interactions
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Does Eating Bananas Improve Your Mood?
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Can You Be Committed Against Your Will?
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What to Do When You Feel Sad and Don't Know Why
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Guided Imagery for Depression
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Fish Oil: Benefits, Side Effects, Dosage, and Interactions
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Should Teenagers Not Take SSRIs?
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Interpersonal Therapy for Depression
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How to Heal a Broken Heart When a Relationship Ends
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Fetzima: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
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What Happens When You Are Hospitalized for Depression?
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Wellbutrin Withdrawal: Symptoms, Timeline, Treatment
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The Benefits of Music Therapy
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Flu-Like Symptoms When You Discontinue Antidepressants
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How to Help Someone With Depression
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Counseling vs. Psychotherapy: Similarities and Differences
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What to Expect During Your First Therapy Session