AGITATED DEPRESSION

an instance of major depression classified by psychomotor aggravation, an ability to sit still, and being easily annoyed. Once referred to as agitated melancholia

AGITATED DEPRESSION: "Aside from feeling lethargic and blue, Melanie often experienced motor twitches and involuntary movements due to agitated depression."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "AGITATED DEPRESSION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/agitated-depression/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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