The American Psychiatric Association’s Guideline for Major Depressive Disorder: A CommentaryCounseling and School Psychology Faculty Publication Series
AbstractThe American Psychiatric Association (APA) published a new guideline for Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) which will undoubtedly be used by many practitioners to guide clinical decision-making. In fact, it is non-psychiatrist clinicians who prescribe the majority of antidepressants (AD). We review the APA’s most recent guideline on MDD and report on our observations.
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Citation InformationCosgrove L., Shaughnessy A.F., Wheeler E.E., Austad K.E., Kirsch I, Bursztajn H.J., "The American Psychiatric Association’s Guideline for Major Depressive Disorder: A Commentary," Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics (2012), Volume 81, Pages 186–188.