Thoughts And Depression
Depression is characterized by cognitive bias which prioritizes negative information (and negative interpretations of information), and 'filters out' more positive information. Thoughts and Depression is an information sheet which illustrates the principle of the cognitive biases which operate in depressed individuals.
- Beck, A. T., Rush, A. J., Shaw, B. F., & Emery, G. (1979). Cognitive therapy of depression. 1979. New York: Guilford Press