The Lancet: Simpler, cheaper psychological treatment as effective as cognitive behavioural therapy for treating depression

( < i > The Lancet < /i > ) A simple and inexpensive psychotherapy or talking therapy known as behavioral activation (BA) is as effective at treating depression in adults as the gold-standard cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and can be delivered by non-specialist staff with minimal training at far less cost, according to new research published in The Lancet.
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news