Acknowledgements
Preface
Classification, disability and the public health agenda
Recent developments in understanding the psychosocial aspects of depression
Cultural factors and international epidemiology
Depression, suicide and deliberate self-harm in adolescence
Depression - emerging insights from neurobiology
Depression and sexual dysfunction
Cognitive therapy for depression
Counselling and interpersonal therapies for depression: towards securing an evidence-base
Written and computer-based self-help treatments for depression
Continuation and maintenance therapy in depression
Meta-analytical studies on new antidepressants
Developments in mood stabilisers
Treatment delivery and guidelines in primary care
Lay attitudes to professional consultations for common mental disorder: a sociological perspective
Stigma of depression - a personal view