What is Seasonal Affective Disorder?
By Sarah Getch, PhD Feb 2, 2017
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a form of depression that can hinder someone from taking care of themselves, work and loved ones. SAD impacts one to three percent of the general population with symptoms starting in the fall season, and then lasting for months.
Sarah Getch, PhD, director of our new Clinical Psychology Doctoral program explains SAD, its symptoms and common treatments.