Problem-Solving Treatment for Complicated Depression in Late Life: A Case Study in Primary Care

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Author contact: rita.m.haverkamp@kp.org, with a copy to the Editor: mary@artwindows.com

Abstract

TOPIC Treatment of depression in primary care.

PURPOSE To describe the application of problem-solving treatment for a person with complicated depression.

SOURCES Specific treatment details from audiotaped therapy sessions; published literature.

CONCLUSION This case demonstrates how an older person benefited from problem-solving treatment.

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