Depressive disorders: distinctions in children.

  title={Depressive disorders: distinctions in children.},
  author={Tova Ferro and Gabrielle A. Carlson and Paula Grayson and Daniel N. Klein},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  volume={33 5},
OBJECTIVE The present study examined the distinctions between major depression without dysthymia, dysthymia without major depression, and double depression in child psychiatry inpatients. METHOD Sixty-two child inpatients, with current diagnoses of major depression and/or dysthymia, and their mothers were interviewed with the Kiddie Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia for School-Age Children-Epidemiologic Version and the Social Adjustment Inventory for Children and Adolescents… CONTINUE READING