Discuss cultural and gender variations in prevalence of disorders


Depression

Here's the presentation on gender considerations in depression that we looked at in class

Read this article about gender differences in adolescent depression.
http://www.aboutourkids.org/articles/depression_in_adolescence_does_gender_matter

An interesting essay on Gender and Depression

If you want to know more about research into depression, especially regarding gender and depression, watch this lecture at Yale, given by Susan Nolan Hoeksema. http://academicearth.org/lectures/mental-illness-part-i

Read this article from The Psychologist magazine on depression and life events


Bulimia

Watch this clip of a man talking about his battle with bulimia


http://shine.yahoo.com/healthy-living/the-truth-about-male-eating-disorders-000958424.html