Table 7

Outcomes for Beck depression inventory and SF-36 at baseline and 6 and 12 months. Values are overall means (SD)

Baseline6 months12 months
Beck depression inventory
Controls22.51 (8.01)14.97 (10.23)12.60 (9.50)
Problem solving23.11 (7.65)12.48 (9.95)11.15 (9.20)
Depression prevention22.41 (9.08)14.26 (9.71)14.60 (8.75)
SF-36
Mental role:
Controls34.05 (38.26)51.71 (42.70)63.62 (41.90)
Problem solving34.36 (37.63)63.91 (42.13)70.53 (37.38)
Depression prevention38.87 (38.53)64.90 (40.70)61.43 (40.48)
Social function:
Controls59.46 (29.23)64.90 (32.46)70.39 (30.09)
Problem solving50.48 (29.69)73.39 (28.81)75.42 (29.28)
Depression prevention48.62 (28.23)68.31 (29.07)66.89 (27.33)
Mental health:
Controls43.51 (17.73)53.71 (23.58)60.51 (22.39)
Problem solving40.97 (19.26)60.08 (21.09)62.79 (22.00)
Depression prevention42.98 (16.39)59.54 (21.41)57.11 (20.33)