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A study of the effects of cognitive therapeutic techniques in depression with specific attention to hopelessness

By Alyce Ellington Wellons


The overall objective of this single systems research design was to reduce symptoms of depression, specifically feelings of hopelessness, in a person suffering from clinical depression. The Beck\u27s Depression Inventory was used to rate the severity of depression and feelings of hopelessness. The study introduced cognitive therapeutic techniques as a method for decreasing symptoms of depression, specifically feelings of hopelessness

Topics: Social Work
Publisher: DigitalCommons@Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta University Center
Year: 1995
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