One way to diagnose depression is for a health professional to do an evaluation using a screening test. Such tests assess the individual for depression based on questions. Depression can also be diagnosed by symptoms and other criteria.
Psychotic depression, otherwise known as major depressive disorder with psychotic features, is being considered as a disorder in its own right according to a medicalnewstoday report. There are three particular features of psychotic depression that stand apart from non-psychotic depression. The first of these are paranoid beliefs that may…