Bipolar Disorder Video VideoMD This brief video provides an overview of Bipolar Disorder including symptoms, how a doctor comes to a diagnosis, questions to ask your doctor after a diagnosis, and the treatments commonly used.
Overcoming Depression Lee Memorial Health System Each year more than three million people are diagnosed with depression. Doctors say depression can be serious if left untreated but there are symptoms to look for it you suspect a loved one needs treatment.
How to get stuff done when you are depressed TEDx Talks Did you know the World Health Organization says depression will be the second greatest disability in the world by 2020 (second only to blindness)? Depression makes it hard for millions of people to finish school or hold down a job. In fact, depression is the number one disability among Americans ages 15 to 24. Jessica Gimeno lives with bipolar disorder and has worked in mental health nonprofit for years. Now, she wants to expand the discourse beyond receiving a diagnosis into helping people with chronic depression develop the life-skills they need to be productive. In this talk, you will find tips to get stuff done and connect to an individual who despite a mental illness is getting more things done than the average person.