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Treating depression

Find out how your doctor can assess if you have depression and how different talking therapies, anti depressantsĀ or herbal remedies can help to make you feel better.

Seeing your doctor

The first step in treating depression is to have an assessment with your cancer specialist or your GP.

Anti depressant medicines

Read on how taking anti depressants can help to treat your depression.

Talking therapies

When you have depression, talking to a trained professional (therapist) can help.

Herbal remedies to treat depression

The herbal remedies St John's Wort and Ginkgo biloba may help to treat depression in some people.

Last reviewed: 
24 Jul 2017

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