Management of Adult Depression - David Codyre

Date Published: 
Tuesday, July 21, 2015

David Codyre talks about the management of adult depression in general practice. David is a consultant psychiatrist in primary care in Auckland and clinical lead in mental health for East Tamaki healthcare where he also oversees the GP registrar programme in advanced training in primary mental health.


  • Definitions
  • Tools for assessing depression
  • Questioning for Suicidal risk & harm to others.
  • Clinical Pathways (mild, moderate and severe depression).
  • Management and follow-up
  • Antidepressants
  • Therapy
  • Referral
  • Take home messages



Dr David Codyre

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