Youth-Family, Youth-School Relationship, and Depression.

  title={Youth-Family, Youth-School Relationship, and Depression.},
  author={Sung Seek Moon and Uma Rao},
  journal={Child & adolescent social work journal : C & A},
  volume={27 2},
This study sought to examine the association between adolescents' relationship with family and school and depressive symptoms across ethnic/racial groups (White, Black, Hispanic, and Asian), and to test potentially unique explanatory power in youth-family relationship versus youth-school relationship, in a sample of 4,783 adolescents. Depressive symptoms were assessed with a 19-item, modified Center for Epidemiologic Studies-Depression Scale (CES-D). The results indicated that youth-family… CONTINUE READING