What are the Specific Types of Depression?
Depression is a well known illness that countless numbers of both adults and children suffer from every single day. There are also many different types of depression that affect individuals that have this type of illness.
Below you will find a list of some of the common types of depression.
Each one of these forms of depression has causes that are different than the others, and some of the symptoms that the individuals experience may differ as well. If you are suffering from any of the symptoms of depression, it is important to consult with your physician so he can properly diagnose the type of depression you have and recommend an adequate form of treatment. There are several different types of prescription medications that are common used and are very effectively for relieving the frustrating symptoms of depression. There are also herbal and homeopathic remedies that can be very helpful as well.
- Bipolar Disorder
- Dysthymic Disorder/Mono-polor Depression
- Manic Disorder
- Depression Caused by Physical Diseases or Illnesses
- Childhood Depression
- Reactive Depression
- Endogenous Depression
- Postpartum Depression
- Season Affective Disorder
- Moderate Depression
- Major Depression
- PMDD Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder