Depressive and Aggressive Responses to Frustration

May 19th, 2015
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Since the present paper deals with aggression and depression in the context of a psychopathological disorder, the following consideration has to be addressed as a premise. It has already been claimed by Kretschmer [1] and Eysenck [2] that symptoms of psychiatric diseases may be observed on a milder level in nonclinical populations which suggests a continuum between disease and normal behavior

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Depressive and Aggressive Responses to Frustration Development of a Questionnaire and Its Validation in a Sample of Male AlcoholicsM. Y. Baars,1, 2, 3*M. J. Mller,2B. Gallhofer,3andP. Netter1, 3Author informationArticle notesCopyright and License informationThis article has beencited byother articles in PMC.Go to:AbstractSince clinical and biochemical observations point to much overlap between depression and aggression, both characterised by intolerance to frustration, a questionnaire was developed to test if different patterns of depressive and aggressive reactions elicited by exposure to negative events and deprivation from expected positive ones in human and nonhuman conditions, respectively, would result in specific response patterns in depressive and aggressive persons. The questionnaire was tested for internal consistency in a pilot healthy sample and for correlations of responses with the personality factors of Aggression and Depression in 60 abstinent male alcoholics. Aggressive and depressive responses were highly correlated across all stimulus conditions, and not specifically but rather equally associated with the personality factors of Aggression and Depression, confirming the close association between these dimensions.Go to:1. IntroductionSince the present paper deals with aggression and depression in the context of a psychopathological disorder, the following consideration has to be addressed as a premise.It has alre

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