Year: 1985 Source: Belle Mead, N.J.: Carrier Foundation, 1985. 1 sound cassette (60 min.) SIEC No: 19860208

Dr. Petti covers a wide range in the study of depression in children & adolescents. Several models of depression are presented & various studies are cited in support of these approaches. Recognition of depression at different age levels is discussed. He ends his presentation by stating that a number of apporaches have been developed, reliable scales are now in use, & diagnostic techniques facilitate intervention. Both preventive & therapeutic treatment methods are making progress. (NBB)