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Unformatted text preview: 6/3/2009 1 PSY 423: MOOD DISORDERS Interpersonal Models of Depression PSY 423: MOOD DISORDERS SUMMER 2009 CHRYSTAL VERGARA AND PAULA YANES Outline Definition and Types relationships Interpersonal Characteristics of Depressed Individuals Potential Etiological Factors Terminology Interpersonal Relationships between people Types of Interpersonal Relationship Types of Interpersonal Relationships Parent/Child Nuclear Family Extended Family Romantic Friendship 6/3/2009 2 Social Behaviors & Depression How do others respond to depressed individuals? Depressed individuals tend to elicit negative responses form others Hostility Negative emotional reactions Increased depression levels Quantity of social interactions Reduced level of social activity Social networks Smaller networks Fewer close friends Less contact Even true when they arent in an episode! Quality of social interactions Report less pleasure from social activities Report lower quality relationships with parents, spouses, and friends Problematic with friends WORSE with romantic relationships High levels of anger, conflict, and negative affect 6/3/2009 3 Depression and Parenting Having a depressed mother is the strongest predictor of risk for depression of adolescents Depressed Mothers are Depressed Mothers are: More critical Greater disconfirmatory remarks...
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