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Manual: Adolescent Coping With Depression Course
Kaiser Permanente Research, 1990
These materials are for the use of mental health professionals, to deliver group cognitive-behavioral treatment or prevention to teenagers. Also included, is a manual to use for parent groups.

Resource Guide: Identification, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Adolescent Depression (Major Depressive Disorder), 2015
This web-based program is a best evidence based program that was designed to enhance the knowledge of primary health care providers (primary care physicians and other members of health care teams) to better identify, assess, diagnose and treat adolescent depression (including suicide evaluation).
Video: Depression
American Academy of Pediatrics, 2015
This video focuses on using motivational interviewing techniques to identify and address depression.



The goal of the AHRQ-funded project, Youth Providers 2.0 (YP2.0), is to improve the use of evidence-based practices among health care providers caring for adolescents and young adults. To accomplish this goal, SAHM will engage in a number of activities using new media to improve the dissemination of patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) to health professionals.

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