Low mood and Depression

Treating depression

A person with depression should be offered a range of treatments, depending on how severe or long-standing their depression is. These may include self-help, talking therapies or antidepressant medication.
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Depression and dementia

Most people feel low or down from time to time, but this is not the same as being depressed. Depression is a condition that lasts for longer periods.
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Apathy and dementia

Learn about the symptoms and causes of apathy, and possible ways to treat it for someone who is living with dementia.
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Apathy, depression and anxiety

Learn about the possible causes of apathy, depression and anxiety and how these psychological conditions might affect the emotional and mental health of a person with dementia.
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