Cognitive triad of depression includes all except –

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Cognitive triad of depression includes all except –

[A]. Idea of guilt

[B]. Idea of hopelessness

[C]. Idea of helplessness

[D]. Idea of worthlessness

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[A]. Idea of guilt
Explanation :-

  • Beck’s cognitive triad represents three types of negative thoughts present in depression, as proposed by Aaron Beck in 1976. The triad forms part of his cognitive theory of depression.
  • The triad involves negative thoughts about:
    • The self (i.e., the self is worthless)
    • The world/environment (i.e., the world is unfair)
    • The future (i.e., the future is hopeless)

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