Very early onset seasonal affective disorder: A case study

S. Saha, C. M. Pariante, T. F. McArdle, Eric Fombonne

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Abstract

A four year old boy was referred from Scotland, with a seasonal pattern of depressive symptoms dating back to infancy and meeting criteria for Major Depressive Disorder with Seasonal Pattern by the age of three years. There was consistency in reports between informants and across contexts and significant improvement with light therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)135-138
Number of pages4
JournalEuropean Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume9
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Seasonal Affective Disorder
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Major Depressive Disorder
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Keywords

  • Case-report
  • Depression
  • Early-onset
  • Light therapy
  • Seasonal affective disorder

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Developmental and Educational Psychology

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Very early onset seasonal affective disorder : A case study. / Saha, S.; Pariante, C. M.; McArdle, T. F.; Fombonne, Eric.

In: European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2000, p. 135-138.

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Saha, S. ; Pariante, C. M. ; McArdle, T. F. ; Fombonne, Eric. / Very early onset seasonal affective disorder : A case study. In: European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2000 ; Vol. 9, No. 2. pp. 135-138.
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