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What is mixed depression?
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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine
6 doctors agree
In brief: Bipolarity
Unipolar depression is characterized by psychomotor retardation, loss of interest in usually enjoyed activities, amotivational periods.
The flip side is periods of extremely active, often extremely productive activate, as seen by such people as ted turner. If one has bipolar depression and it qis treated for what presents as unipolar depression, the manic phase can rear it's scary head.

In brief: Bipolarity
Unipolar depression is characterized by psychomotor retardation, loss of interest in usually enjoyed activities, amotivational periods.
The flip side is periods of extremely active, often extremely productive activate, as seen by such people as ted turner. If one has bipolar depression and it qis treated for what presents as unipolar depression, the manic phase can rear it's scary head.
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
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Dr. Richard Levenson
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Mixed Depression
Could be a combination of anxiety and depression, or another state where two forms of depression occur at the same time, such as major depression and dysthymic disorder.
There could be aspects of bi polar disorder as well.

In brief: Mixed Depression
Could be a combination of anxiety and depression, or another state where two forms of depression occur at the same time, such as major depression and dysthymic disorder.
There could be aspects of bi polar disorder as well.
Dr. Richard Levenson
Dr. Richard Levenson
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