- A Parent’s Guide to Autism Spectrum Disorder
This guide is intended to help parents understand what autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is, recognize common signs and symptoms, and find the resources they need. It’s important to remember that help is available.
- Bipolar Disorder in Adults
This booklet discusses bipolar disorder in adults. For information on bipolar disorder in children and adolescents, see the NIMH booklet, Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents.
- Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents
This booklet is a guide for parents who think their child may have symptoms of bipolar disorder, or parents whose child has been diagnosed.
- Depression: What You Need To Know
This booklet contains information on depression (depressive disorder or clinical depression), including signs and symptoms, treatment and support options, and a listing of additional resources.
- Depression and College Students
Many people experience the first symptoms of depression during their college years. This booklet describes what depression is, how it affects college students, and treatment options.
- Eating Disorders: About More Than Food
Has your urge to eat less or more food spiraled out of control? Are you overly concerned about your outward appearance? If so, you may have an eating disorder.
A detailed booklet on schizophrenia that describes symptoms, causes, and treatments, with information on getting help and coping.
- Suicide in America: Frequently Asked Questions (2015)
Suicide is a major public health concern. Over 41,000 people die by suicide each year in the United States. Knowing the risk factors for suicide and who is at risk can help reduce the suicide rate.
- Teen Depression
This brochure helps teens understand depression and how it differs from regular sadness. It describes symptoms, causes, treatments, and how to get help.