Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.


This guide provides suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic of depression.


American Psychological Association

Our mission is to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people's lives.

Centers for Disease Control

CDC takes a public health approach to mental health. Our activities include: documenting the prevalence and impact of mental disorders; evaluating programs, services, and policies; and identifying strategies to support mental health promotion and prevention of mental disorders.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Raises awareness and provides support and education about mental illness.

National Institute of Mental Health

The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.