1. What is a diathesis and why is it important? 2. Dr. Blinderson is used to diagnosing depression..

1.       What
is a diathesis and why is it important?

2.       Dr.
Blinderson is used to diagnosing depression in American college students. Think
through what this psychologist might want to consider if he began to diagnose
major depression among both preschool children and elderly adults.