Mental Health and Psychology

Mental health is the level of psychological well-being or an absence of mental illness. It is the state of someone who is “functioning at a satisfactory level of emotional and behavioural adjustment”.

Alzheimer’s Disease: Should I Take Medicines?

Guides you through decision to take medicines for Alzheimer’s disease. Covers medicine choices and their side effects. Lists reasons for and against taking medicines. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.

Depression: Should I Take an Antidepressant?

Guides through decision to take antidepressants for depression. Covers symptoms of depression. Lists reasons for and against antidepressants. Covers side effects. Looks at other treatments to try. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.

Depression: Should My Child Take Medicine to Treat Depression?

Have your child take medicine for depression. Don’t have your child take medicine. Use counseling or home treatment to help manage your child’s symptoms. If your child’s symptoms are mild to moderate, counseling or lifestyle changes may be enough to help your child feel better. But if…