Down and Out (and Depressed about it) in LA County

Dr. Ian Cook, Miller Family Professor of Psychiatry and director of the Depression Research Program at the Semel Institute, and Dr. Jonathan Fielding, professor of health services at the School of Public Health; were interviewed Jan. 27 on KPCC FM89.3’s Patt Morrison show, on a report that the number of people in Los Angeles County who said they were diagnosed with clinical depression increased by 50 percent over the last decade.