mental health nursing QUIZ

1. Antidepressant medication is an initial primary treatment modality for moderate to severe major depressive disorder unless:

a. ECT is planned
b. Patient is less than 18 years of age
c. Patient is admitted to hospital
d. Patient is age 65 and older


2. Dysthymia may be treated with all of the following except:

a. Antidepressants
b. Cognitive behavioral therapy
c. ECT
d. Interpersonal therapy


3. Symptoms of depression in children and adolescents include all of the following except: