ERIC Number: EJ297763
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Adolescents' Concepts of Depression among Their Peers.
Siegel, Lawrence J.; Griffin, Nora J.
Adolescence, v18 n72 p965-73 Win 1983
Surveyed 99 adolescents to quantify the behavioral cues used to identify their peers as depressed. The results indicated that social isolation was an important component of adolescents' concepts of depression among their peers. Subjects felt that there was a higher frequency of alcohol and marijuana use among depressed peers. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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