DYSTHYMIC DISORDER

A depressive disorder featuring a depressed mood more often than not that keeps up for at least 2 years.

DYSTHYMIC DISORDER: "In dysthymic disorder the mood is not as depressed in other disorders but lasts a lot longer."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DYSTHYMIC DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dysthymic-disorder/ (accessed February 19, 2020).
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