Dysfunctional parenting: over-representation in non-melancholic depression and capacity of such specificity to refine sub-typing depression measures.

@article{Parker1997DysfunctionalPO,
  title={Dysfunctional parenting: over-representation in non-melancholic depression and capacity of such specificity to refine sub-typing depression measures.},
  author={Gordon Parker and Gemma L Gladstone and Kay Wilhelm and Philip B. Mitchell and Dusan Hadzi-Pavlovic and Marie-Paule Austin},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={1997},
  volume={73 1-2},
  pages={
          57-71
        }
}
We examine the proposition that dysfunctional parenting is more likely to be experienced by those with non-melancholic (compared to melancholic) depression and that, as a consequence, such specificity allows the validity of varying definitions of melancholia to be examined and their utility sharpened. We study a sample of 245 non-psychotic patients meeting… CONTINUE READING