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Unformatted text preview: Does not accept support Irritable and may complain, but does not directly express anger Does not relate experiences to a particular life event Exhibits an all pervading sense of doom Projects a sense of hopelessness and chronic emptiness Has chronic physical complaints Has generalized feelings of guilt Loss of self-esteem is of greater duration Sources: American Psychiatric Association (1994) National Institute on Aging (2000)...
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