Title

Self-initiated attempts to cope with depression

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Date

12-1981

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Depression; Depressive Disorder; Adaptation, Psychological

Disciplines

Mental and Social Health | Mental Disorders | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology

Abstract

The present study explored the role of behavioral self-control techniques in these self-initiated efforts to alleviate depression. Specifically, this study focused on the differences between people who had successfully coped with depression on their own and those who had not.

Comments

Citation: Doerfler, L. A., & Richards, C. S. (1981). Self-initiated attempts to cope with depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 5(4):367-371. DOI 10.1007/BF01173688

At the time of publication, Leonard Doerfler was not yet affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School.