The Fine Line Between Grief And Depression

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Guests

Tammy Blackard Cook, licensed clinical social worker and therapist for Aspire Group
Dr. Michael Craig Miller, psychiatrist and editor in chief, Harvard Mental Health Letter

For years, therapists and medical professionals avoided diagnosing major depression in people who have just lost a loved one in what's known as a "bereavement exclusion." But a new proposal for the American Psychiatric Association's diagnostic manual would eliminate that exception.

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