Session 179:
Mental Health and Disability over the Life Course

Saturday, April 13
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Napoleon A2
3rd Floor

Chair: Iliana V. Kohler, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Jason Schnittker, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Disability, Health Insurance and Serious Psychological Distress (SPD) among U.S. Adults: Evidence from the IHISSirry Alang, University of Minnesota; Carrie Henning-Smith, University of Minnesota; Kathleen Rowan, University of Minnesota

  2. The Urban Neighborhood, Depressive Symptoms and Age: Stress and Psychosocial ResourcesFrederick Harig, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Reduced Functional Status and Social Conflict Increase Risk of Depression in Adulthood among Modernizing Amazonian Forager-FarmersJonathan Stieglitz, University of New Mexico; Michael D. Gurven, University of California, Santa Barbara; Eric Schniter, Chapman University; Christopher von Rueden, University of California, Santa Barbara; Hillard S. Kaplan, University of New Mexico

  4. Depression among the Elderly in China: Evidence from the CHARLS National BaselineJohn Strauss, University of Southern California

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