Depressive Symptomatology in High School Students: The Role of Age, Gender and Academic Pressure

@article{Lazaratou2010DepressiveSI,
  title={Depressive Symptomatology in High School Students: The Role of Age, Gender and Academic Pressure},
  author={Helen Lazaratou and Dimitris G. Dikeos and Dimitris C. Anagnostopoulos and Constantin R. Soldatos},
  journal={Community Mental Health Journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={46},
  pages={289-295}
}
To clarify the prevalence of depressive symptomatology in high school students in Athens and to evaluate risk factors for depressive symptomatology the CES-D scale was administered to 713 students (age 15–18). Demographic, school performance and extracurricular activities data were collected. A high prevalence (26.2%) of depressive symptomatology (CES-D cut… CONTINUE READING