KRAEPELIN'S DISEASE

First described by Emil W.M.G Kraeplin 1856-1926 German psychiatrist, it is a disorder characterized by depressive symptoms accompanied by psychotic features but doesn't meet the criteria for a major depressive episode

KRAEPELIN'S DISEASE: "Kraepelin's Disease is a disorder that is characterized by depressive symptoms."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "KRAEPELIN'S DISEASE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/kraepelins-disease/ (accessed December 18, 2018).
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