Depression is a complex mental health condition that manifests in several different forms, each with its own unique set of symptoms, causes, and treatment options.
While a shared sense of lethargy and listlessness is common across all types of depression, the severity, cause, and treatment approach can significantly differ. Therefore, correctly identifying the type of depression you're experiencing is crucial to devising an effective treatment plan.
At Bristol Health in Orem, UT, we understand the importance of accurately diagnosing your specific type of depression in order to determine the most effective treatment plan for you.
The types of depression include:
- Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)
- Treatment-Resistant Depression (TRD)
- Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
- Postpartum Depression (PPD)
- Persistent Depressive Disorder (PDD)