Categorical and dimensional reports of experienced affect to emotion-inducing pictures in depression.

@article{Dunn2004CategoricalAD,
  title={Categorical and dimensional reports of experienced affect to emotion-inducing pictures in depression.},
  author={Barnaby D. Dunn and Tim Dalgleish and Andrew D. Lawrence and Rhodri Cusack and Alan D. Ogilvie},
  journal={Journal of abnormal psychology},
  year={2004},
  volume={113 4},
  pages={654-60}
}
Self-reported affect to positive and negative emotional pictures was contrasted in people with major depressive disorder (MDD) and never-depressed control participants (n = 25 in each group). The results revealed significant differences in response to positive images (reduced arousal, less pleasant valence, decreased happiness, increased sadness) in MDD but… CONTINUE READING