Author(s): Battle J
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Abstract 26 students, males and females, aged 15 through 18 yr. referred to the school psychologist for assessment participated in the study to determine the relationship between self-esteem and depression in high school students. Each subject was administered a self-esteem checklist and two measures of depression on one occasion. The correlations between self-esteem and depression were significant (.34 to .75) for both measures of depression.
This article was published in Percept Mot Skills
and referenced in Journal of Child and Adolescent Behavior