Depression in Children and Teens

Is this topic for you? This topic covers depression in children and teens. For information about depression in adults, see the topic Depression. For information about depression with episodes of high energy (mania), see the topic Bipolar Disorder in Children and...

Major Depression

By Johns Hopkins Health Information Last reviewed:December 2009. Major Depression What is it? Symptoms What the doctor looks for What you can do Treatment When to seek treatment Prognosis What is it? There is a tendency today to use the word “depression”...