Seasonal Affective Disorder

By Vinnie L

What is Seasonal Affective Disorder

Seasonal affective disorder is a form of depression that appears at the sametime each year

Signs Or Symptoms

  • Changes in mood
  • Low energy
  • Changes in sleep
  • Less time socializing

Other names or forms of Seasonal Affective Disorder

SAD is another name or form

How is it diagnosed?

A medical check up is important to make sure the symptoms aren't due to a medical condition

How is it treated?

  • Light Therapy
  • Talk Therapy
  • Medication

How does it affect someone?

  • lower Grades
  • Less Energy
  • Dissapointed
  • Changes in mood and Motivation