THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TEMPERAMENTS AND RISK OF DEPRESSION OF STUDENTS AT HO CHI MINH CITY UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATION
The study aims to determine the relationship between temperaments and risk of depression of students at Ho Chi Minh City University of Education. A cross-sectional survey was implemented with the participation of 404 full-time students. The Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CES-D) was used to identify the participants’ risk of depression, and the Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPI) to categorize their temperaments. The findings show that there is a relationship between the students’ temperaments and their risk of being depressed.