Awareness of Seasonal Affective Disorder


  • Iqra Tariq Clinical Psychologist/Demonstrator, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Multan Medical & Dental College, Ibn-e-Siena Hospital, Multan, Pakistan.



Medical Awareness, Seasonal Affective Disorder, Seasonal Depression




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National Institutes of Health (2023). Seasonal Affective Disorder.

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How to Cite

Tariq, I. . (2023). Awareness of Seasonal Affective Disorder. Journal of Professional & Applied Psychology, 4(4), 488–490.