Depression in Later Life. Recognition and Treatment
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This publication is designed: 1) to help caregivers understand depression & factors related to its onset in later life; 2) to help caregivers recognize signs of depression & potential suicide; & 3) to help caregivers know what actions to take if it is suspected that an older family member or friend may be depressed or contemplating suicide. Some myths & facts about depression & suicide are also presented.