Depression varies in intensity, duration, cause, and treatment. Psychotherapy is one of the most effective ways to treat depression. The most common type of depressive disorders is Major Depression; a less severe type of depression, known as dysthymia is also very common. Bipolar disorder, also know as manic-depressive disorder, also involves depressive symptoms. If you are struggling with Bipolar Disorder please see our Bipolar disorder specialists. Either way our experts are able to provide comprehensive treatment for Depression. If you are in need of psychiatric medication, then please contact one of our Psychiatrists (see also Medication Consultation).