Major Depressive Disorder
Resources Chosen by
Advanced Practice Providers
  • Clinical guidelines
  • Patient support and education resources
  • Research updates

US Study Reveals Rising Depression Pre-Pandemic, Especially Among Youth

Researchers of a study surveying individuals aged 12 years and older across the United States revealed key insights into the prevalence of depression before the COVID-19 pandemic. The...
CURATED BY: Laura G. Leahy,
DrNP, APRN, PMH-CNS/FNP, CARN-AP, FAANP, FAAN

National Council on Aging Review Sheds Light on the Prevalence and Treatability of Depression in Older Adults

A review from the National Council on Aging analyzed persistent intense feelings of sadness or hopelessness, especially in older adults,...
CURATED BY:
Laura G. Leahy,
DrNP, APRN, PMH-CNS/FNP, CARN-AP, FAANP, FAAN

Review Enhances Youth Depression Care, Highlights Psychotherapy and SSRIs, Urges Further Research

This clinical practice guideline aims to enhance care for children and adolescents with major depressive disorder and persistent depressive disorder...
CURATED BY:
Laura G. Leahy,
DrNP, APRN, PMH-CNS/FNP, CARN-AP, FAANP, FAAN

Link Between Biological Rhythm Disturbances and Suicidal Ideation in Patients With Major Depressive Disorder

Researchers of a study investigated the relationship between biological rhythm disturbances and the severity of suicidal ideation in individuals with...
CURATED BY:
Delaney Fragale,
PA-C, Psych-CAQ

Physician Associate and Nurse Practitioner Contributors to the Major Depressive Disorder Center of Excellence

POCN’s Major Depressive Disorder Center of Excellence is curated by practicing clinical nurse practitioners and physician associates who review and select resources that are the most useful to their peers. They provide their expertise by hand-picking the latest content for advanced practice providers.

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