Is There a Future for Depression Digital Motion Constructs in Psychiatry?

@article{Alessi2001IsTA,
  title={Is There a Future for Depression Digital Motion Constructs in Psychiatry?},
  author={Norman Alessi},
  journal={Cyberpsychology & behavior : the impact of the Internet, multimedia and virtual reality on behavior and society},
  year={2001},
  volume={4 4},
  pages={
          457-63
        }
}
Psychomotor retardation has been recognized as a principal component of depression for centuries. Amongst symptoms and signs associated with depression, it is seen as having high predictive validity, correlating with severity of illness and the outcome of numerous therapeutic interventions. Of the two components-"psycho" and "motor"-the psychological component has received the most thorough investigation and has been given the greatest consideration. The "motor" (or motion) component has been… CONTINUE READING

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