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Videos for depression

"Jeffrey Lieberman: "SHRINKS: the Untold Story of Psychiatry""

Jeffrey Lieberman on Talks at Google
Time: 61 minutes
Producer: Talks at Google
Talks at Google - Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman talks about his book "Shrinks The Untold Story of Psychiatry".

"What If You Stopped Sleeping?"

Stopped Sleeping
Time: 3 minutes
Producer: AsapSCIENCE
A discussion of sleep and how lack of sleep is related to cardiovascular disease, obesity, depression and brain disease.

"UCLA study diagnoses degenerative brain disease in NFL players"

CTE Tony Dorsett
Time: 3 minutes
Producer: NBC
NBC reports on former NFL football players who suffer from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and its links to head injury.

"Five mental disorders share some of the same genes"

Genetics of Mental Disorders
Time: 2 minutes
Producer: National Institutes of Mental Health
Dr. Bruce Cuthbert discusses the results of an NIH-funded study that examined the genetics of five mental disorders.

"Depression Biomarker Study: Using Brain Scans to Help Choose Treatment Type"

Depression Biomarker
Time: 4 minutes
Producer: Emory University
Dr. Helen Mayberg and colleagues at Emory University discuss a recently, completed study about how a brain scan might predict whether drugs or therapy will be more effective for the treatment of an individual's depression.

"Why Stress Is Good for You"

Stress Good
Time: 2 minutes
Producer: Scientific American
Too much stress can make you prone to anxiety, depression and even addiction but from a certain amount of stress your brain can learn how to fight stress.

"Thomas Insel: Toward a new understanding of mental illness"

Mental Illness
Time: 13 minutes
Producer: TED Talks
Thomas Insel, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health, talks about using scientific tools to diagnose many forms of mental illness before behavior symptoms occur.

"The Power of Zzzs"

Sleep Brain
Time: 92 minutes
Producer: Harvard Medical School
This video is about the negative health effects of sleep deprivation and the three speakers are from the Harvard Medical School - Dr. Elizabeth Klerman, Dr. Susan Redline and Dr. Stuart Quan.

"Depression and Alzheimer's"

Alzheimer's and Depression
Time: 2 minutes
Producer: Columbia University Medical Center
Dr. Laura Zahodne of Columbia University Medical Center reports on a 6 year study of Alzheimer's patients from both the United States and Europe.

"The Female Brain: Balancing Social Expectations with Your Own Health"

The Female Brain
Time: 87 minutes
Producer: University of California San Francisco
In this video Dr. Louann Brizendine of the University of California San Francisco explains the differences in female and male brains before birth, during puberty and adolescence and throughout adulthood.