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Depression

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Overview

Depression can be described as feeling sad, unhappy, miserable, or down in the dumps. It is widely related to mood disorder in which feelings of sadness, loss, anger, or frustration interfere with everyday life for weeks or longer. Common symptoms include irritation, restlessness, feelings of hoplessness, sleeping disorders etc.

Signs and Symptoms

Symptoms of depression can include:

  • Agitation, restlessness, and irritability
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Feelings of hopelessness and helplessness
  • Thoughts of death or suicide
  • Trouble sleeping or too much sleeping

Causes

The exact cause of depression is not known and many studies suggest that depression is caused by chemical changes in the brain. Depression may be caused due to:

  • Alcohol or drug abuse
  • Certain medications such steroids
  • Sleeping problems
  • Certain medical conditions, such as underactive thyroid, cancer, or long-term pain

Treatment

Some common treatment options for depression include:

  • Medications called antidepressants
  • Talk therapy, called psychotherapy

Depression Specialists/Doctors

Dr. Sameer Malhotra
Director, Department of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences
Mental Health And Behavioural Sciences
Dr. Anandi Lal
Head & Senior Consultant
Psychiatrist
Dr. Tina Gupta
Senior Consultant - Psychiatry
Mental Health And Behavioural Sciences
Dr. Sanjeeta Kundu
Senior Consultant
Clinical Psychology
Dr. Amitabh Saha
Senior Consultant - Psychiatry
Mental Health And Behavioural Sciences
Dr. Madhusudan Singh Solanki
Senior Consultant - Mental Health And Behavioural Sciences
Mental Health And Behavioural Sciences
Dr. Raj Kumar Srivastava
Senior Consultant and Head – Department of Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences
Mental Health And Behavioural Sciences
Dr. Ashima Srivastava
Senior Consultant - Clinical Psychologist(Child & Adult), Developmental and Behavioural Therapist
Clinical Psychology
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