ERIC Number: EJ261200
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Locus of Control and Depression in Students and Psychiatric Outpatients.
Costello, Elizabeth J.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v38 n2 p340-43 Apr 1982
Examined the relationship among depression, locus of control of reinforcement, and age in psychiatric outpatients and students. Found depression and locus of control highly correlated; age negatively correlated with locus of control and positively with depression. Discusses the possible causal relationship between external locus of control and depression. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A