Search Resources (English): Depression, Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)

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Women, mental health, mental illness and addiction in Canada: an overview  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/womenMentalHealth.pdf

Provides information about issues in women’s mental health, illness and addictions, such as women-centred care, trauma and violence, depression, and more, and makes recommendations for the next steps.

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Published: 2006
The stories of women living with depression project  
http://www.acewh.dal.ca/eng/reports/moving8.pdf

Provides summary findings of a research project examining the recovery and coping skills of low-income women at risk or experiecing depression.

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Published: 2000
The marketization of depression: the prescribing of SSRI antidepressants to women  
http://www.whp-apsf.ca/pdf/SSRIs.pdf

Looks at the impact of SSRI use among Canadian women. Reviews what is currently known about the benefits and harms caused by SSRIs, as well as both the definition and incidence of depression in women.

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Published: 2005
The stories of women living with depression: their coping strategies and resources  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/acewh/stories-depression.pdf

Examines personal coping strategies and recovery processes of low-income women at risk for, or experiencing depression.

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Published: 2000
SSRI antidepressants: their place in women's lives  
http://www.whp-apsf.ca/en/documents/ssri.html
Explores SSRI use in women and its effects. Also looks at alternatives to SSRIs. (See Details)
Published: 2005