When a parent is depressed – what kids want to know (Guide)

This brochure will help prepare parents or social workers to take the first step in discussing depression with their child/children they work with. It guides how to answer the following questions: What is depression? How does depression work? Why does my dad act the way…

Understanding postnatal depression booklet

This booklet explains the possible causes of postnatal depression (PND), what signs to look out for, what might help and what support is available. It also includes some information about other postnatal mental health problems.

Understanding depression booklet

This booklet describes the symptoms of depression and the different kinds of treatment available. It suggests ways that individuals can help themselves, and what family and friends can do.

Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS)

Postpartum depression is the most common complication of childbearing. This 10-question self-rating scale has been demonstrated to be an efficient and effective way of identifying patients at risk for “perinatal” depression. While this test was specifically designed for women who are pregnant or have just had…

Dealing With Depression: Antidepressant Skills for Teens

The handbook covers various topic on depression such as what depression is, what causes it and how to treat it. The handbook contains several worksheets which encourage a young person to think of their own ideas about addressing depression.