The DSM criteria.

Major depressive disorder

• What are some of the symptoms?
• What would this disorder look like in person? Make sure you relate this back to the DSM criteria.
• Based on your research, do you think the media has portrayed the disorder you selected in an unbiased manner or is it sensationalized? Support your answer.
• Discuss 1 effective treatment approach for the disorder you selected. Support your answer with research.

Sample Solution