Chapter 4. Mental Control and Depressive Rumination

  1. Costas Papageorgiou2 and
  2. Adrian Wells3
  1. Richard M. Wenzlaff

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713853.ch4

Depressive Rumination: Nature, Theory and Treatment

Depressive Rumination: Nature, Theory and Treatment

How to Cite

Wenzlaff, R. M. (2008) Mental Control and Depressive Rumination, in Depressive Rumination: Nature, Theory and Treatment (eds C. Papageorgiou and A. Wells), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713853.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Lancaster, UK

  2. 3

    University of Manchester, UK

Author Information

  1. The University of Texas at San Antonio, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486923

Online ISBN: 9780470713853

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Keywords:

  • mental control;
  • depressive rumination;
  • dysphoric college students;
  • negative thoughts;
  • thought suppression

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Cognitive Biases: the Seeds of Rumination

  • Cognitive Precursors to Depression

  • The Impact of Depressive Moods on Mental Control

  • Breaking the Cycle of Suppression and Rumination

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgment

  • References