Depression and Low Mood – a guide for partners

A guide for people who are worried their partners may be depressed or those whose partner has already been diagnosed. It can help you understand depression better and learn what you can do to help.

Depression and Low Mood – a guide for partners

A guide for people who are worried their partners may be depressed or those whose partner has already been diagnosed. It can help you understand depression better and learn what you can do to help.

Depot Injection Clinic – Patient Information Leaflet

This NTW leaflet is for people who are attending a depot injection clinic. In it, we will try to answer some of the questions that you may have about depot injections and attending the clinic. We aim to give you a clear idea of what the treatment involves, so that you can decide whether it is right for you.

Drug allergy – NICE Quality Standard 97

This quality standard covers the diagnosis and management of drug allergy in adults, young people and children. It does not cover treatment of the acute phase, including anaphylaxis, because this will be covered by a separate quality standard.

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) – Redburn, Ferndene

DBT is a form of psychological therapy that is used to help people who are experiencing difficult emotions and stresses. It involves accepting that you have these thoughts and putting in place strategies to cope with them.

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) – Information leaflet

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) is a treatment developed for people who experience difficulties in managing their emotions and who have found unhelpful ways of coping which include self-harm, attempted suicide, chaotic and risky behaviours.

Depression in adults – NICE Quality Standard 8

This quality standard covers the clinical assessment and management of depression in adults (aged 18 and over). It includes adults with persistent subthreshold depressive symptoms or mild, moderate or severe depression, including those who also have a chronic physical health problem.

Depression in Older Adults

This Royal College of Psychiatrists leaflet is written for people over 65 who have depression. It covers the symptoms of depression in older adults, how it can be helped and some suggestions for further reading.

Depression and Men

This Royal College of Psychiatrists leaflet is for any man who feels depressed and anyone whose husband, partner, brother, father and male friend seems depressed. It gives some basic facts about depression, how it can affect men, and how to get help.

Depression

This Royal College of Psychiatrists leaflet is for anyone who is, or has been depressed. It describes what depression feels like, some of the help that is available, how you can help yourself and how to help someone else who is depressed. At the end of the leaflet, there is a list of other places where you can get further information.

Dementia: independence and wellbeing – NICE Quality Standard 30

This quality standard covers supporting people with dementia to live well and maintain their independence. It sets out how high-quality social care services should be organised and what high-quality social care should include, so that the best support can be offered to people with dementia using social care services in England.

Dementia: support in health and social care – NICE Quality Standard 1

This quality standard covers care for people with dementia provided by health and social care staff in hospital, community and specialist care settings. It includes diagnosis, assessment and care planning, and respite services for carers of people with dementia. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.

Dementia and Memory Problems

This Royal College of Psychiatrists leaflet looks at some causes of poor memory, and how to find help if you are worried about your own memory or someone else’s.

Dystonia Clinic – Walkergate Park

Dystonia is a neurological movement disorder. This leaflet has information about what to expect when attending the Dystonia Clinic at Walkergate Park.