National Associations for Depressive Disorders

Child Trends
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred)
Postpartum Support International (PSI)

Assessment Tools for Depressive Disorders

Beck Depression Inventory®-II (BDI®-II)
Children’s Depression Inventory 2™
Geriatric Depression Scale Sort Form
Geriatric Depression Scale Long Form (GDS-L)
Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9)
Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) Adolescents
Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) Spanish
Recommendations on Screening for Depression in Adults (NGC)

Diagnosis & Treatment of Depressive Disorders

Adolescent Coping with Depression Clinical Trials
Attachment-Based Family Therapy (SPRC)
Center for Women’s Mood Disorders (UNC)
Clinician-Based Cognitive Psychoeducational Intervention for Families
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Adolescent Depression and Suicidality (NCBI)
Cyclothymic Disorder (Merck Manual)
DBSA Chapters/Support Groups
Depressive Disorders (Merck Manual)
Depressive Disorders Clinical Trials
Depressive Disorders in Children and Adolescents (Merck Manual)
Dysthymia Clinical Trials
Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Depressed Adolescents Clinical Trials
Major Depressive Disorder Clinical Trials
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: Further Issues in Current Evidence and Future Research (NC…
Premenstrual Dysphoria Clinical Trials
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) (Merck Manual)
Seasonal Affective Disorder Clinical Trials

Evidence Based Practices for Depressive Disorders

Clinical Practice Guidelines: Depression in Adolescents and Young Adults (NGC)
Diagnosis and Treatment of Depression in Adults: 2012 Clinical Practice Guideline (NGC)
Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Depression (Effective Child Therapy)
PEARLS for Older Adults
Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Major Depressive Disorder (NGC)
Primary Care Diagnosis and Management of Adults with Depression (NGC)
Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) during the Acute Pha…

General Information on Depressive Disorders

Attachment-Based Family Therapy (Child Trends)
Cyclothymic Disorder (DSM® Library)
Cyclothymic Disorder (MedlinePlus)
Depression (
Depression (MedlinePlus)
Depression (NAMI)
Depression (NIMH)
Depression and African Americans (MHA)
Depressive Disorders (DSM® Library)
Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (AACAP)
Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DSM® Library)
Major Depressive Disorder (DSM® Library)
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (DSM® Library)
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (MedlinePlus)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (DSM® Library)
Seasonal Affective Disorder (MedlinePlus)