Utilize the Geriatric Depression Scale to determine severity of depression
1. Where can you go to get help with depression?
Pre answer: The doctor or psychiatrist
Post answer: Your doctor or psychiatrist
2. Are there preventative measures you can take? Y/N
Pre answer: Yes
Post answer: Yes
3. Who gets depressed?
Post: Anyone, especially those who have lost a spouse or are diagnosed with a chronic illness
4. Do you have to have a previous disease to be diagnosed with depression? Y/N
5. What are some ways to treat depression
Pre: Medication, talking with psychiatrsit
Post: Medication, talking with psychiatrist, early detection, maintenance of friendships and daily routines