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Keywords

Depression, Mental--Diagnosis; Depression, Mental--Treatment;

Abstract

This paper will be an analysis of the psychological disorder of major depression. First, the classification of this disorder using the DSM-IV-TR will be reviewed. The areas of etiology, differential diagnosis, and treatment will then be considered. Following, a theory-specific approach to the disease including theoretical framework, diagnosis and treatment, and outcomes of using this approach, will be examined. Finally a personal reflection on the subject of major depression, and lessons learned from this project, will be discussed.

Year of Submission

2010

Degree Name

Master of Arts

Department

Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education

First Advisor

Jan R. Bartlett

Comments

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Date Original

2010

Object Description

1 PDF file (24 pages)

Language

EN

File Format

application/pdf

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