Year: 1995 Source: Toronto, ON: Canadian Mental Health Association, 1995. 73p. SIEC No: 19950154

This book includes information on many aspects of depression: description; causes; measurement; prevalence; co-occurrence with other disorders; costs; & treatment. It attempts to balance a medical perspective on depressive disorders & a psychosocial understanding of this illness. Some directions for future research are noted. A resource guide is appended. (250 Refs.)