Major depressive disorder and depressive symptomatology as predictors of husband to wife physical aggression.

@article{FeldbauKohn1998MajorDD,
  title={Major depressive disorder and depressive symptomatology as predictors of husband to wife physical aggression.},
  author={S R Feldbau-Kohn and Richard E. Heyman and K D O'leary},
  journal={Violence and victims},
  year={1998},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={347-60}
}
This study investigated the association between a husband's depressive symptomatology and the frequency of physical aggression toward his wife, as well as a husband's Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) and the frequency of physical aggression toward his wife. We assessed physically aggressive men who volunteered for treatment with their wives (N = 89). Almost one third had moderate levels of depressive symptomatology (Beck Depression Inventory [BDI > or = 14]), but only 11% met criteria for MDD… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
14 Extracted Citations
0 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…