Table 1: Demographics and clinical characteristics for full sample ( ) split by DP.

Yes DPNo DP or
( , 44%)( , 56%)
n (%)n (%)

Gender
 Female55 (79%)64 (72%) = ns
 Male15 (21%)25 (28%)
Age
 Range19–5420–63t = ns
 Mean28.36 (±7.75)30.65 (±9.83)
Marital status
 Single, living alone37 (53%)36 (40%) = ns
 Married6 (9%)20 (23%)
 Partner, living together16 (23%)19 (21%)
 Partner, living alone11 (16%)14 (16%)
Referral
 Community member38 (54%)54 (61%) = ns
 Active student32 (46%)35 (39%)
Presenting problem
 Depressiona43 (61%)28 (32%) (4) = 15.26*
 Anxiety 8 (11%)18 (20%)
 Relationship4 (6%)15 (17%)
 Other8 (11%)15 (17%)
 Comorbidb7 (10%)13 (15%)
Concurrent tx
 Yes medication19 (27%)16 (18%) = ns
 Yes med + other3 (4%)4 (5%)
 Yes other2 (3%)3 (3%)
Previous adult tx
 Yes45 (64%)51 (57%) = ns
 If yes, most recent adult problem
  Depression27 (60%)26 (51%) = ns
  Anxiety4 (9%)11 (22%)
  Relationship4 (9%)7 (14%)
  Other10 (22%)7 (14%)
Childhood treatment hx
 Yes15 (21%)11 (12%) = ns
Parent psyc history
 Yes26 (37%)44 (49%) = ns
 Unsure22 (31%)24 (27%)
DPDI pretest c194.96 (±17.50)133.45 (±25.44)t(154.44) = 18.02**
SCL-90
 Somatic1.17 (±0.67)0.79 (±0.75)t (157) = 3.29**
 OC2.09 (±0.71)1.25 (±0.76)t (157) = 7.08**
 Int Senc1.91 (±0.78)0.97 (±0.63)t (130.47) = 8.25**
 Depression2.49 (±0.71)1.38 (±0.74)t (157) = 9.65**
 Anxiety1.75 (±0.71)1.17 (±0.72)t (157) = 5.08**
 Hostilityc1.08 (±0.79)0.60 (±0.60)t (125.83) = 4.18**
 Phobic Anx0.68 (±0.60)0.36 (±0.57)t (157) = 3.48**
 Para Ideationc1.24 (±0.81)0.58 (±0.55)t (115.62) = 5.78**
 Psychoticismc1.09 (±0.68)0.49 (±0.47)t (117.04) = 6.27**
 GSI1.59 (±0.51)0.92 (±0.51)t (157) = 8.25**
 PSIc57.96 (±12.29)40.64 (±15.63)t (155.98) = 7.80**
 PDTI2.42 (±0.41)1.93 (±0.46)t (157) = 6.99**

* P < .01, **P < .008 Bonferroni corrected.
aStandardized residuals > ±1.96 for depression as the presenting clinical problem.
bComorbid problems, not including depression.
cEqual variances not assumed.
Note: DP: depressive personality; Univ: University; Psyc: psychological/psychiatric treatment; DPDI: depressive personality disorder inventory; OC: obsessive compulsive; Int Sen: interpersonal sensitivity; Anx: anxiety; Para: paranoid; GSI: global severity index; PSI: positive symptom index; PDTI: positive symptom distress index.