Depression and other mood disorders, like bipolar disorder, can produce lasting changes in a person's mood and quality of life. These disorders can impact on people's jobs, studies, family life and ability to look after themselves.
Mood disorders can have different signs and symptoms in teenagers and young people.
General Practitioners often provide initial support, treatment and advice on the need of referral to specialist in private or public setting.
Moderate to severe mood disorders are likely to require a combination of psychological therapy and medication, which our professionals will be able to help you with.