Mental illness and/or mental health? Investigating axioms of the complete state model of health.

  title={Mental illness and/or mental health? Investigating axioms of the complete state model of health.},
  author={Corey Lee M. Keyes},
  journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology},
  volume={73 3},
A continuous assessment and a categorical diagnosis of the presence (i.e., flourishing) and the absence (i.e., languishing) of mental health were proposed and applied to the Midlife in the United States study data, a nationally representative sample of adults between the ages of 25 and 74 years (N = 3,032). Confirmatory factor analyses supported the hypothesis that measures of mental health (i.e., emotional, psychological, and social well-being) and mental illness (i.e., major depressive… CONTINUE READING
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