Michael Matthews November 1, 2011
Psychology Lecture 13
2003 science building
1.7 million suffer from depression, many people of some type of problem
15-24: Canada has the 3 biggest suicide rate of industrialized countries
Two studies have shown that we should look at suffering as opposed to mortality rate
Disability adjusted life year: becomes a more appropriate measure in the suffering
Stigma those past mentally ill people are still disturbed and unpredictable.
You can suffer without any pain, they are very different.
World health organization states that DALY affect morality rate and has a direct correlation to each other.
The suffering caused by depression is found to be equivalent to the depression associated with being blind.
Worldwide depression one of the greatest reason of morality.
1:4 who have mental disorders do not seek help.
Study by Phillips- People who sought no help wa