Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
School of Medicine
University of Washington

 Learning Objectives


By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Characterize the hallmark symptoms of major depression
  • Appreciate the natural history of major depression in older adults
  • Identify the main types of treatments for major depression in older adults

[From the Spring 2019 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series, NW Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Center]