MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER WITHOUT PSYCHOTIC SYMPTOMS IN CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 14 YEAR-OLD RAPE VICTIM.

  • Andika Metrisiawan

Abstract

Depression is a very large impact on the global disease that affects people worldwide.
Lately, an estimated 350 million people suffering from depression. The World Mental
Health Survey in 17 countries stated that 1 in 20 people who reported experiencing a
depressive episode in the last 1 year. Depressive disorders often appear early in life and
causes a decrease in a person's interest and often recurrent. For this reason it is said that
depression is the leading cause of disability in relation to total annual loss due to disability.
Therapy should be given a basic psychosocial support combined with antidepressant
medication or psychotherapy such as cognitive behavioral therapy, interpersonal
psychotherapy or problem-solving treatment. This case report discusses the severe
depression without psychotic symptoms in children under the age of 14 year-old rape
victim. In addition to the victim made an approach to the development of psychological
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therapy is also given in the form of Psychotherapy and Pharmacotherapy ie 1 x 20 mg
fluoxetine oral and Benzodiazepine 1 x 10 mg orally. 

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Author Biography

Andika Metrisiawan
Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Udayana, Denpasar, Bali.
How to Cite
METRISIAWAN, Andika. MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER WITHOUT PSYCHOTIC SYMPTOMS IN CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 14 YEAR-OLD RAPE VICTIM.. E-Jurnal Medika Udayana, [S.l.], p. 210-218, feb. 2014. ISSN 2303-1395. Available at: <https://ojs.unud.ac.id/index.php/eum/article/view/7892>. Date accessed: 16 sep. 2021.

Keywords

Depression, children, rape victim