ERIC Number: EJ658814
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Theme of Disconnection in Adolescent Girls' Understanding of Depression.
Hetherington, Jaclyn A.; Stoppard, Janet M.
Journal of Adolescence, v25 n6 p619-29 Dec 2002
Fourteen adolescent girls aged between 14 and 17 were interviewed concerning their understanding of depression. The dominant theme arising from the girls' interviews was that of disconnection from relationships. Possible reasons why disconnection seems to play such a large part in girls' understanding of depression are discussed. (Contains 21 references.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Canada