Mental illnesses and mental health problems

In this section, you can find information for patients, carers, family and friends relating to mental illnesses and mental health problems.

Our information is written by psychiatrists in collaboration with patients and carers. If you have a comment about our information, there's a feedback form at the end. 

Use the search tool below or find what you're looking for in the list of illnesses and problems. 

If you can't find what you're looking for, it might be in support, care and treatments. We also have a section with specific information relating to young people's mental health.



Depression in older adults

We have updated our depression in older adults resource, for older adults who have depression, and the people who care for them.

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