What is a depressive disorder?

This brochure talks about depressive disorders, outlining the main types, possible causes, treatment options and where to go for help.

Page last updated: May 2007

Page last reviewed: 20 August 2014

What is a depressive disorder? (online)
PDF version: What is a depressive disorder? (PDF 198 KB)

Please note: This resource is no longer available in hardcopy.

This brochure is available in 21 languages from Mental Health in Multicultural Australia.

For further information, resources and access to online mental health services, we encourage you to visit the mindhealthconnect website. The site includes information on depression.

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