Information on Depression, Bipolar and Other Mood Disorders

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This section now includes more general background information on clinical depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders.

The Mental Health Reference site provides a guide to mood disorder symptoms employed by psychiatrists, while our main site provides an accessible guide to Understanding Depression and information on secure chat with a counsellor or therapist.

All clinical material on this site is peer reviewed by one or more clinical psychologists or other qualified mental health professionals. This specific article was originally published by on and was last reviewed or updated by Dr Greg Mulhauser, Managing Editor on .

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