What is depressive disorder*This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: What is depressive disorder (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: This brochure talks about depressive disorders, outlining the main types, possible causes, treatment options and where to go for help.
Organisation: Mental Health in Multicultural Australia
Publishing date: October 2007
Last reviewed: October 2015
Target audience: General
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English (PDF file)
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Chinese (Traditional) (PDF file - 680 KB)
Croatian (PDF file - 267 KB)
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Krio (PDF file - 357 KB)
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Spanish (PDF file - 247 KB)
Swahili (Kenyan) (PDF file - 299 KB)
Vietnamese (PDF file - 299 KB)
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