Blue Thursday

Announces October 10, 1996 as National Depression Screening Day.

By Peter Doskoch, published on September 1, 1996 - last reviewed on January 23, 2015

News & Trends

Mark your calendar: October 10 is National Depression Screening
Day. At thousands of clinics, hospitals--and even shopping malls--around
the U.S., you and your loved ones can bone up on the signs of
depressions, take a test to see if you're at risk, and talk over the
results with an expert. To find a site near you, call (toll free)
1-888-805-1000 beginning September 9. All screenings are free and
anonymous.

Edited by Peter Doskoch