PSYA4: Depression

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  • Created on: 14-06-15 17:14

1. Who found the biological parents of an adopted individual with depression were 8 times more likely to develop depression than the adopted parents?

  • Glowinski et al
  • Kendler et al
  • Wender et al
  • McGuffin et al
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2. How many CBT sessions does an individual usually attend?

  • 6 over 10 weeks
  • 20 over 16 weeks
  • 16 over 20 weeks
  • 10 over 6 weeks

3. What did Beck et al find?

  • A correlation of .93 between two therapy sessions, 1 week apart, when the BDI was used.
  • A correlation of .93 between two therapy sessions, 6 months apart, when the BDI was used.
  • Test-retest reliability was poor-to-fair when the DSM was used.
  • No correlation between two therapy sessions, one week apart, when the BDI was used.

4. Describe the procedure and findings of Hunt and Andrews

  • 5 MAs, the median drop out rate was 10%
  • 5 MAs, the median drop out rate was 8%
  • 6 MAs, the mean drop out rate was 8%
  • 6 MAs, the mean drop out rate was 10%

5. Which of these is not a method of investigating genetics in depression?

  • Adoptive parents
  • Diathesis-stress
  • Twins (Concordance Rates)
  • Probands

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