Heterogeneity of cognitive style among depressed inpatients.

  title={Heterogeneity of cognitive style among depressed inpatients.},
  author={Donna T. Rose and Lyn Y. Abramson and C J Hodulik and L J Halberstadt and G Leff},
  journal={Journal of abnormal psychology},
  volume={103 3},
An inference from the cognitive theories of depression is that only a subset of depressed individuals should exhibit distinctively negative cognitive styles. Although this inference has been supported by previous research, attempts to characterize these depressives have yielded few identifying variables. This study of psychiatric inpatients and normal control subjects identified several characteristics of depressives with very negative cognitive styles by (a) examining traditional depression… CONTINUE READING