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Depression-Related Stress Generation

Title: Depression-Related Stress Generation: A Longitudinal Study of Black Adolescents.
Name(s): Wingate, Laricka R., author
Joiner, Thomas E., professor directing dissertation
Akbar, Na'im, committee member
Plant, Ashby, committee member
Department of Psychology, degree granting department
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 2003
Publisher: Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: Background: The authors examined Hammen's (1991) model of stress generation in depression in a Black adolescent population. Methods: The longitudinal sample of 1766 participants entered the study at ages 13-19. Stressful event and depressive symptom occurrence over a 1 year period was analyzed. Results: Results supported the stress generation model. Limitations: Data collected in 1986, although findings remain relevant. Conclusions: Depressive symptoms were associated with an increase in negative stressful events. In addition, the study supported the symptom specificity of stress generation to depression versus anxious and conduct disorder symptoms.
Identifier: FSU_migr_etd-0937 (IID)
Submitted Note: A Thesis submitted to the Department of Psychology in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Masters of Science.
Degree Awarded: Degree Awarded: Summer Semester, 2003.
Date of Defense: Date of Defense: April 29, 2003.
Keywords: Stress Generation To Depression Versus Anxious And
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Advisory committee: Thomas E. Joiner, Professor Directing Dissertation; Na'im Akbar, Committee Member; Ashby Plant, Committee Member.
Subject(s): Psychology
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Owner Institution: FSU

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