Internet Resources

 Q. What are some electronic resources on the internet related to depression? This list is a shortened version of one compiled and maintained by Sylvia Caras. It is posted periodically to ThisIsCrazy-L (see below for …

Medication

Q. Do certain drugs work best with certain depressive illnesses? What are the guidelines for choosing a drug? here are very few kinds of depression for which there are specific antidepressant treatments. When it comes …

Prozac

Q. What about the rumors and studies that Prozac causes suicide and/or acts of violence? A link between Prozac and violence has not been proven. Prozac is an anti-depressant known to cause problems such as …

Melissa Henry

Project Coordinator Melissa Henry graduated from the University of California at Davis in June of 2002. After graduating she spent four years as a post-graduate researcher studying neurodevelopmental disorders in children at UC Davis and …

Matthew Sacchet

Graduate Student Matthew Sacchet is a doctoral candidate in the Stanford Neurosciences Program where he primarily works with Professor Ian Gotlib. The objective of Matthew’s research is to understand neural properties of Major Depression and …

Current Projects

Wish to participate in projects that are currently recruiting? Click here Early Life Stress, Puberty, and Neural Trajectories (ELS)Early life stress is a significant risk factor for the development of psychiatric symptoms that cut across …

Erika Manczak

Erika Manczak received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL, in 2017 and completed her clinical internship at the University of Illinois-Chicago. At the broadest level, Erika is interested in the …