Too Blue

TitleToo Blue
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1990
AuthorsKeith-Spiegel, P, Koocher, GP
PublisherUniversity of Nebraska
KeywordsHuman , Human Research Subjects , PSYCHOLOGY , Vulnerable , Vulnerable Populations
AbstractTeenagers were administered a widely used and standardized self-report depression scale as part of a larger battery of assessments. Ned Blue’s test indicated such an elevated score that the researcher was seriously concerned about the young man’s welfare.
NotesGerald P. Koocher and Patricia C. Keith-Spiegel, Children, Ethics, and the Law: Professional Issues and Cases, University of Nebraska Press, 1990.
OEC Unique IdentifierEthics in Mental Health Research, Case Studies
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