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Depression Quiz

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    cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1<p>Depression occurs</p>in 9-10% of adults in the 11-25% of adults in the 5-7% of adults in the 33% of adults in the US.1100cc_profilecc.true_false.v0p1<p>Depression is not curable, and is something a client lives with for his or her entire life.</p>TrueFalse6100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1<p>Dysthymia is</p>like major depressive disorder, but the symptoms are prevalent for a shorter amount of major depressive disorder, but the symptoms are prevalent for a longer amount of bipolar disorder, but the symptoms are less severe.unlike major depressive disorder because there are manic episodes.unlike bipolar disorder because there are psychotic episodes.8100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1<p>Possible symptoms of major depressive disorder<span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong> do not</strong></span> include</p>diminished interest in normally pleasurable activities.significant weight loss/gain.Insomnia/hypersomniadelusions15100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1<p>Treatments for depression</p>include desensitization and homework.include multiple years of psychoanalysis.usually involve both medication and cognitive or cognitive behavioral therapy.usually involve medications such as Xanax and Valium.18100