Is low self-esteem a risk factor for depression among adolescents? an analytical study with interventional component

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Jayanthi P, Rajamanickam Rajkumar (2014)
  • Publisher: Sumathi Publications
  • Journal: International Journal of Medical Research and Health Sciences (issn: 2319-5886)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5958/2319-5886.2014.00408.1
  • Subject: R | R5-920 | Medicine (General) | Self esteem; Depression; Adolescents | Medicine
    mesheuropmc: humanities | behavioral disciplines and activities

Background: Self – esteem is an important factor for helping persons deal with life stressors. It is an important determinant of psychological well-being that is particularly problematic during an adolescent life stage. Low self-esteem might contribute to depression thr... View more
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