Book Title – Experiences Of Depression: Theoretical, Clinical, And Research Perspectives.
Book Author – Amer Psychological Assn
Year Published – 2004
Book Publisher – Amer Psychological Assn
Topics Covered in this Book – Bipolar, Depression
Experiences of Depression: Theoretical, Clinical, and Research Perspectives
Beginning with case studies of two depressed patients in long-term treatment, this landmark book paints a compelling picture, demonstrating the value of considering the psychological dimensions of depression. Dr. Blatt identifies two types of depression, anaclitic depression arrises from fellings of loneliness and abandonment, and introjective depression, born of feelings of failure and worthlessness. The author strives to uncover a wide range of reserch, the development of assessment tools, and understanding the nature, etiology, and treatment of this far-reaching disorder.