Major depressive disorder treatment

Access evidence-based research on major depressive disorder treatment is a premier source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based research on major depressive disorder treatment and other topics in psychiatry and mental health. With a rich collection of articles, case reports, features, and analysis, presents scientifically rigorous information on many aspects of major depressive disorder (MDD), including MDD symptoms, criteria for major depressive disorder diagnosis, treatment for recurrent major depressive disorder and unipolar major depressive disorder, and other areas of research.

In addition to information on the latest advances in diagnosing and treating MDD, offers a wealth of CME activities related to major depression diagnosis (or major depressive disorder diagnosis), recurrent major depression, and other topics. CME activities are coordinated through the CME Institute of Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc., and allow you to earn CME credits at your convenience by reviewing articles, research, webcasts, and other content. The CME Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM continuing medical education for physicians.

Register on today for free to learn more about all the resources the website provides to clinicians. Or choose a paid subscription for complete access to all articles and research on major depressive disorder treatment and other topics.

The latest peer-reviewed articles on major depressive disorder treatment offers a vast archive of research and information about the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral health and neuropsychiatric disorders. Content published on the website originates from two sources. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry (JCP) is a leading source of peer-reviewed research for psychiatrists and mental health professionals. The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders (PCC) is dedicated to providing primary care physicians and others who treat patients with mental and neurologic disorders with information that advances their clinical expertise.

Research on major depressive disorder treatment on includes peer-reviewed articles, commentaries, meta-analyses, Academic Highlights, original research, brief reports, case reports, and psychopharmacology reports.

When seeking research on major depressive disorder treatment, you’ll find titles such as:

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Simplify CME credits with activities on

In association with the CME Institute (CME, provides a simple and convenient way to satisfy CME requirements with a broad variety of activities related to major depressive disorder treatment and other conditions.

Through 150+ CME activities – from journal articles and supplements to webcasts and multimedia publications – you can earn CME credits at your own pace and on your own time, tracking your progress with a free online tool that also makes it easy to print transcripts and certificates.

CME materials related to major depressive disorder treatment include titles such as:

  • Predicting Remission in Late-Life Major Depression: A Clinical Algorithm Based Upon Past Treatment History. Erica L. F. Buchalter, Hanadi Ajam Oughli, Eric J. Lenze, David Dixon, J. Philip Mille, Daniel M. Blumberger, Jordan F. Karp, Charles F. Reynolds III, and Benoit H. Mulsant
    Rates of treatment resistance in randomized controlled trials in patients with late-life depression are as high as 77% using SSRIs, yet SSRIs are often used as first-line treatment. This CME article helps to optimize the selection of the next step in treating late-life depression..
  • Blood Lithium Monitoring Practices in a Population-Based Sample of Older Adults. Soham Rej, Nathan Herrmann, Andrea Gruneir, Racquel Jandoc, Eric McArthur, Stephanie Dixon, and Amit X. Garg
    Do you have older patients who are taking lithium? If so, have you checked the recommended frequencies for blood monitoring in older adults? Read this journal CME article to find out about appropriate laboratory monitoring..
  • Major Depressive Disorder in Primary Care: Strategies for Identification. Madhukar H. Trivedi
    Identification of depression is crucial, as untreated depression is linked to functional impairment and suicide. Learn from an expert about how measurement-based care provides a way to improve the recognition of depression and comorbid conditions..

FAQs on CME activities for major depressive disorder treatment

Nearly all CME activities on are free of charge. Occasionally, certain activities may have a $10 processing fee.

MyCME is a free online tool provided through the CME Institute that lets you track your CME activity on With a MyCME account, you can keep a record of your activity and credits and print transcripts and certificates as soon as you have passed a posttest and completed an evaluation for a CME activity.

You may print a CME certificate as soon as you have completed an activity on or

Yes. With a MyCME account, you can easily start an activity and return to finish it at a time that is more convenient.

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To begin taking advantage of many of the benefits available on, you need only become a registered user. Registration on the website is free and enables you to view many articles related to major depressive disorder treatment. You’ll have access to all articles and supplements from The Primary Care Companion, along with supplements and certain free articles from The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. You can participate in CME offerings and keep a record of your activity with a free MyCME account. And you can receive daily email alerts, or Elerts, that notify you whenever new articles and resources on major depressive disorder treatment are published on

Subscribe to gain full access to research on major depressive disorder treatment

When you want access to all the resources available on, simply subscribe to the print/online or online-only edition of The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. As a subscriber, you can view any article or supplement to the journal from 1997 to the present, and you’ll enjoy access to articles published in JCP Weekly as well. Additionally, you may view new issues of JCP on the day they are released.


A digital property of Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc., is a leading source of peer-reviewed, evidence-based information on a broad array of behavioral health issues and CNS disorders. publishes material for psychiatrists and mental health professionals as well as primary care physicians and other healthcare professionals who work with patients with mental illness.

Content on is aggregated from three sources: The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders, and the CME Institute at

Material on covers a wide range of topics in psychiatry and mental health, including diagnosis of major depression or major depressive disorder (MDD); treatment of major depressive disorder symptoms; symptoms of a hypomanic episode; treating ADHD and depression; testing for ADHD or ADD in children; diagnosing residual schizophrenia; and many other topics related to general psychiatry, integrated psychiatry, interventional psychiatry, and child and adolescent psychiatry.

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