Video: depression diagnosis

Mixed depression and anxiety is the most common mental disorder in Britain, affecting an estimated 9% of the population. Click to watch psychiatrist Dr Cosmo Hallstrom explain what he would want to know if he was diagnosed with depression.


Depression is a serious illness. It is very different from the common experience of feeling unhappy, miserable or fed up for a short period of time. In this video, psychiatrist Dr Cosmo Hallstrom explains the disorder.

Last reviewed: 01/02/2010

Next review due: 01/02/2012


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