Attachment and Dysthymia: The Contributions of Preoccupied Attachment and Agencyof Self to Depression in WomenMalcolm WestUniversity of CalgaryCarol GeorgeMills CollegeRunning Head: Attachment and DepressionKey words: attachment, agency of self, depression, mental representation, AdultAttachment Projective.Reference Citation: West, M., & George, C. (2002). Attachment and dysthymia: Thecontributions of preoccupied attachment and agency of self to depression in women.
Attachment and Human Development, 4,
278-293.This research was supported by grant 19950847 from the Alberta Foundation for MedicalResearch. Correspondence should be directed to Malcolm West, Department of Psychiatry,Peter Lougheed Centre, #3645, 3500 –26 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta T1Y 6J4