Young Adults’ Experiences of Depression in the U.S.
Profiles - Women age 18-20
Sierra Rose lives in an apartment with her boyfriend, another roommate, and three beloved cats. She spent a week in the hospital shortly before her interview, and was continuing with out-patient care but struggling to pay for some of it. She is Italian and Jewish.
Natasha is a student at a large university who lives in a dorm room on campus. She is African American.
Meghan is a college student and has a job on campus. She is Caucasian.
Mara is a student at a large university. She lives in a dorm room on campus. She is Vietnamese and White.
Crystal is an African American college student. She works campus jobs during the year and internships in the summers.