ERIC Number: EJ445831
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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The Prevalence of Depressive Symptoms in Children with Learning Disabilities.
Wright-Strawderman, Carol; Watson, Billy L.
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v25 n4 p258-64 Apr 1992
Administration of the Children's Depression Inventory to a sample of 53 children (ages 8-11) identified as learning disabled found that 35.85 percent of the children reported depressive symptoms. There were no significant differences based on gender, ethnicity, and level of special education, and there was not a linear trend for age. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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