Welcome to Depression Stats

depression facts

This site is designed to help those who may be suffering from depression, or who may have family or friends who are depressed. Our goal is to provide information, statistics, warning signs, and treatment options for depression so that people may become educated about the different types of depression and be able to more effectively overcome depression. Get help with clinical depression, anxiety, and disorders. 


Bipolar Depression
Bipolar Depression, also known as manic depression, is a mood disorder. While it is normal for people to experience periods of elevated mood in response to exciting events and depressed mood in response to sad or painful events, abrupt mood swings and extraordinarily severe symptoms are not normal and may signal bipolar depression. This article gives an overview of bipolar depression.
Depression Therapy
Depression therapy may consist of a variety of different types of treatments for depression including drug therapy, psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), interpersonal therapy (IPT), electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), hormone therapy, light therapy, and more.
Suicide and Depression
In this Suicide and Depression article find resources and help for depression and suicidal thoughts. Depression affects people of all ages and suicidal thoughts is the most common symptom of depression. More about help and treatment for depression can be found here.
Physical Depression
What is physical depression? This article help define physical depression and offers information on the causes, risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options for physical depression. Keep reading to see if you are at risk of suffering from physical depression.
Depression Quiz
Depression quizzes are a way of determining if you have any key signs or symptoms of depression. An online depression quiz is one way to evaluate yourself, keep in mind there are many types of depression, ways to screen or test for depression, and depression treatments vary.
Elderly depression
What is elderly depression? This article will define elderly depression and how it differs or compares to other types of depression. Keep reading to learn the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for elderly depression. Keep reading to see if you're at risk of elderly depression.