ERIC Number: EJ339790
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Adolescent Depression: Its Prevalence in High School Students.
Sullivan, William O.; Engin, Ann W.
Journal of School Psychology, v24 n2 p103-09 Sum 1986
Compared data from 103 high school tenth and eleventh graders from an urban school in South Carolina on the Beck Depression Inventory with other prevalence data. On the basis of cutoffs for level of severity, 26 percent scored within the moderate range, and 6 percent scored within the severe range. Implications for school psychology practice are discussed. (Author/BL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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