ERIC Number: EJ632574
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
The Phenomenology of Depressive Illness in People with a Learning Disability and Autism.
Perry, D. W.; Marston, G. M.; Hinder, S. A. J.; Munden, A. C.; Roy, A.
Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, v5 n3 p265-75 Sep 2001
This article examines issues associated with the diagnosis of depressive disorder in adolescents or young adults with autism. Specific methodological problems are identified. The use of treatment response methods to clarify symptoms that may be significant in diagnosing depression in this group is discussed. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A