What Is Endogenous Depression? - Definition, Symptoms & Treatment


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Depression caused by genetic or biological underlying reasons is classified as what type?

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1. The condition of not caring or finding joy in things you normally would is called what?

2. Which is a symptom of depression?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Unfortunately, many people around the world suffer from some form of depression at points during their lives. What many people may not understand, however, is that there are actually different types of depression. This assessment will quiz you on what is known as endogenous depression. The assessment questions will go over points such as symptoms of depression and the definitions of major types.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • Depression triggered by underlying biological causes
  • The term for the inability to experience joy
  • Specific symptoms of depression
  • Depression triggered by external causes
  • Common treatments for depression

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - recall some of the main points from the attached lesson on the different types of depression and their major symptoms
  • Defining key concepts - make sure that you can identify and define important terms related to different types of depression and depression symptoms
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge of depression to identify causes of different types of depression, notable symptoms, and common treatments

Additional Learning

Even more information on this topic can be found in the attached lesson called What is Endogenous Depression - Definition, Symptoms & Treatment. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Different types of depression
  • The definition of endogenous depression
  • Major endogenous depression symptoms
  • How endogenous depression can be treated