What is depression?; What
is anxiety?; How to diagnose depression and anxiety; Depressive and anxious equivalents;
Pharmacological treatments; Longterm treatment prophylactic and preventive treatment;
Psychological treatments; Self help patient information; The benzodiazepine problem;
Depression in women; Depression in special groups; Stress management; Bereavement;
Management issues. Appendices: Assessment of severity of depression and anxiety
and change; Useful addresses and literature; Case vignettes.