Street music or the blues? The lived experience and social environment of depression.

@article{Poslusny2000StreetMO,
  title={Street music or the blues? The lived experience and social environment of depression.},
  author={Susan M. Poslusny},
  journal={Public health nursing},
  year={2000},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={
          292-9
        }
}
Life's complexity is a haunting melody of continuously interacting variables .... Professional practice in nursing seeks to promote symphonic interaction between man [sic] and environment. . . (Rogers, 1970, pp. 41, 122). The purpose of this phenomenological study was to explore the lived experience of clinical depression for women in the context of their social relations and environment. Twelve ethnically diverse female friend dyads were interviewed and completed the Beck Depression Inventory… CONTINUE READING