Year: 1985 Source: Journal of the American Academy of Child Psychiatry, v.24, no.4, (1985), p.490-494 SIEC No: 19870752

The history & evaluation of a preschool child who meets the criteria for major depressive disorder are reported. In addition to describing the multifaceted workup required, the authors acknowledge the developmental issues which make the diagnosis of depression difficult in this age group. 21 Ref. (LH)