Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD): Signs, Symptoms, & Treatments
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Originally Published: October 5, 2020
Original Author: Eric Patterson, LPC
Original Reviewer: Kristen Fuller, MD
Updated: September 28, 2021
Author: No Change
Reviewer: No Change
Changes: Updated for Readability; Revised “Treatment of Seasonal Affective Disorder”; Added quote from MD on relevant treatments;