INCANT: a transnational randomized trial of Multidimensional Family Therapy versus treatment as usual for adolescents with cannabis use disorder
- The Children's Depression Scale in Family Therapy: Hearing the Hurt. Tisher, Miriam // Australian & New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy;Sep2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p130
In this article I review the changes in thinking about childhood depression since the 1950s, with an emphasis on the struggles to find language for child- hood depression. My interface with these changes is described, with a particular focus on the development of the Children's Depression Scale...
- Both sides. Brewer, Belinda // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/09/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7215, p1013
Narrates an experience of mental depression. Symptoms of depression; Problems with drug side effects.
- Attachment-Based Family Therapy for Depressed Adolescents: Programmatic Treatment Development. Diamond, Guy; Siqueland, Lynne; Diamond, Gary M. // Clinical Child & Family Psychology Review;Jun2003, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p107
Few effective psychosocial treatment models for depressed adolescents have been developed, let alone ones that use the developmentally potent context of the family as the focus of intervention. Attachment-based family therapy (ABFT) is a brief, manualized treatment model tailored to the specific...
- Diligence fixes depression. Harrar, Sarí // Prevention;Mar2007, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p42
This article presents the finding that depression treatments often take up to twelve weeks to be effective. According to the United States' largest depression study, it took three treatment attempts for a total of 67% of the participants to recover.
- Adolescent Humor and its Relationship to Coping, Defense Strategies, Psychological Distress, and Well-Being. Erickson, Sarah J.; Feldstein, Sarah W. // Child Psychiatry & Human Development;Feb2007, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p255
This study investigated the psychometric properties of the Humor Styles Questionnaire (HSQ) in measuring adolescent humor, including the relationship between humor and coping style, defense style, depressive symptoms, and adjustment in a non-clinical sample of adolescents. Humor, coping, defense...
- Depression: My Story. Schwarz, Shelley Peterman // Inside MS;Spring2000, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p46
Focuses on the author's experiences in living with multiple sclerosis (MS) for several years in which she periodically had clinical depression. Impact of the progressive nature of MS on her life; Her medication for her depression; Her aborted plans to commit suicide; Her volunteer efforts for...
- Involvement in bullying and depression in a 2-year follow-up in middle adolescence. Kaltiala-Heino, Riittakerttu; Fröjd, Sari; Marttunen, Mauri // European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry;Jan2010, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p45
The main objective was to analyse whether involvement in bullying at school predicts depression, and whether depression predicts involvement in bullying in middle adolescence. A total of 2,070 15-year-old girls and boys in two Finnish cities were surveyed at ninth grade (age 15) at schools, and...
- Sri Lankan doctorsâ€™ and medical undergraduatesâ€™ attitudes towards mental illness. Fernando, Sunera Mayanthi; Deane, Frank P.; McLeod, Hamish J. // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Jul2010, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p733
Stigmatizing attitudes towards mental illness can impede help-seeking and adversely affect treatment outcomes, especially if such attitudes are endorsed by medical personnel. In order to help identify targets for anti-stigma interventions, we comprehensively examined negative attitudes towards...
- An insider's guide to depression. McKall, Kay // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/27/2001, Vol. 323 Issue 7319, p1011
Relates the author's experience as a doctor with depression. Lessons she learned about treating depressed patients after being one herself; Description of how it feels to be depressed, including a lack of motivation and interest; How to medically treat a depressed person.