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  1. Seniors and Depression: The difference between depression and dementia

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    Depression is a mood disorder; dementias like Alzheimer’s disease, can have similar symptoms but they are different illnesses and have different treatment plans. ...

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  2. Seniors and Depression: Information for friends and family

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      English PDF | Other Languages | More Info Sheets Author: Mood Disorders Association of BC   Information to help you recognize the signs and take action Have you noticed that your senior loved one seems unhappy or more anxious, irritable or moody? Maybe ...

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  3. Seniors and Depression Series

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      More Fact Sheets The Seniors and Depression series from the Mood Disorders Association of BC helps older adults and loved ones recognize signs of depression and seek help. Depression is not a normal part of aging, so it’s important to take depression se ...

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  4. Where can I find more information about depression?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental health and substance use. Here, the information and resourc ...

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  5. What’s the difference between sadness and depression?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental health and substance use. Here, the information and resourc ...

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  6. Mirror, Mirror: Youth-penned drama turns spotlight on teen depression

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    Mirror, Mirror, an original drama produced by Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) and the Youth Theatre Action Group, raises the curtain on the sensitive subject of teen depression. ...

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  7. Electroconvulsive Therapy

    How it helped me in my battle with depression Teri Doerksen Reprinted from "Treatments: What Works?" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 11 (1), pp. 21-22 Six years later, my diagnosis had become more severe: recurrent refractory (i.e., hard to trea ...

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  8. For Young Adults

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      Depression and anxiety problems may be difficult, but you don't have to deal with them on your own. In this series, learn more about depression and anxiety, and see how you can find help and feel better. Depression Depression affects your mood—the ...

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  9. For Youth

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      Depression and anxiety problems may be difficult, but you don't have to deal with them on your own. In this series, learn more about depression and anxiety, and see how you can find help and feel better. Depression Mental illnesses are illnesses th ...

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  10. Where can I find self-help materials for depression?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Self-help resources are not a substitute for diagnosis or treatment. If you have concerns about low mood, it’s best to talk to your doctor first and rule out physical causes for your symptoms. However, onc ...

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