Is there any difference between treatments in patients suffering from Major Depressive Disorder that were exposed to Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) as monotherapy and patients who were exposed to a combined therapy of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy?

Publication date: July–August 2019Source: Brain Stimulation, Volume 12, Issue 4Author(s): Bautista Aviles, Sahóry Jeannette, Lopez Melgar Ricardo
Source: Brain Stimulation - Category: Neurology Source Type: research

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This article presents recommendations of the Polish Psychiatric Association regarding approach to pregnancy loss and unsuccessful in vitro treatment of infertility. From the psychological perspective pregnancy loss and perinatal death are amongst the most stressful events in human life - carrying increased risk of developing affective, anxiety or post-traumatic stress disorders. Psychologists, physicians and the rest of the medical staff should provide integrated and individualized care which should be based on respect, empathy and expertise. The necessary phases of support for women experiencing pregnancy loss are: (1) ph...
Source: Psychiatria Polska - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatr Pol Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: The RO DBT group reported significantly lower HRSD scores than the control group after 7 months, but not thereafter. The imbalance in serious adverse reactions was probably because of the controls' limited opportunities to report these.Declaration of interestSix of the 16 authors have received royalties or fees for RO DBT. R.J.H. is co-owner and director of Radically Open Ltd, the RO DBT training and dissemination company. D.K. reports grants outside the submitted work from NIHR. T.R.L. receives royalties from New Harbinger Publishing for sales of RO DBT treatment manuals, speaking fees from Radically Open Ltd...
Source: The British Journal of Psychiatry for Mental Science - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Br J Psychiatry Source Type: research
Conditions:   Schizophrenia;   Depression;   Motivation;   Anhedonia, Physical;   Anhedonia, Social;   Negative Symptoms With Primary Psychotic Disorder Interventions:   Behavioral: Self-rating Questionnaires;   Behavioral: Measures of Reward processing/reinforcement learning;   Behavioral: Additional Schizophrenia-specific Questionnaires and Interviews Sponsors:   Maastricht University;   P1vital Products LTD.;   BIOTRIAL;   University Hospital Frankfurt, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medi...
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
   Today we are joined by Dr. Russell Morfitt, co-founder of LearntoLive.com.  Dr. Morfitt explains the differences between stress, worry, anxiety, social anxiety, and panic, and tell us how using the techniques of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) can be life changing.  The Learn to Live program is designed to teach CBT skills online to anxiety sufferers, those who suffer from depression, and even insomniacs!  Listen in to learn how you can begin to free yourself from the burdens of anxiety.  SUBSCRIBE &REVIEW   Guest information for ‘Anxiety, Stress, and Worry’ Podcas...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Mental Health and Wellness Self-Help Stress The Psych Central Show Source Type: blogs
CONCLUSIONS: Based on the available evidence, we concluded that psychotherapy and yoga with meditation reduce depressive symptoms in patients with CaMa. More research is needed to determine the magnitude of the reduction of depressive symptoms, according to their severity, presence of comorbidities and diversity of INF. PMID: 31322846 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Salud Publica de Mexico - Category: Epidemiology Authors: Tags: Salud Publica Mex Source Type: research
This article specifically focuses on identifying the mechanisms of action that were responsible for improving mental health and well-being among those who participated in AWARE randomized controlled trial. Of the 435 women screened for the study, 63 Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese women with histories of interpersonal violence were randomized into either the intervention (n = 32) or waitlist control groups (n = 31). Data from 16 posttrial focus group sessions were then thematically analyzed to explore the key themes and mechanisms of action of the AWARE intervention. Analysis revealed four cultural mechanisms that facilita...
Source: The American Journal of Orthopsychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Am J Orthopsychiatry Source Type: research
Authors: Hahm HC, Zhou L, Lee C, Maru M, Petersen JM, Kolaczyk ED Abstract To our knowledge, Asian Women's Action for Resilience and Empowerment (AWARE) is the first gender- and culture-specific and trauma-informed group psychotherapy intervention designed for Asian-American young women with histories of interpersonal violence and trauma and/or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) diagnosis. We employed a 2-arm randomized controlled trial. Sixty-three women who met clinical criteria for trauma were randomized to the intervention (n = 32) or waitlist control (n = 31) group. We documented retention rates, preliminar...
Source: The American Journal of Orthopsychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Am J Orthopsychiatry Source Type: research
Condition:   Efficacy of Psychotherapy Intervention:   Behavioral: CBT Therapy Sponsor:   Khushal Khan Khattak Univeristy, Karak, Pakistan Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
The Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP) was originally developed for outpatients with persistent depressive disorder (PDD). We adapted CBASP as inpatient treatment on a general acute psychiatric ward and evaluated its outcome and ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news
Authors: Guhn A, Köhler S, Brakemeier EL, Sterzer P Abstract The Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP) was originally developed for outpatients with persistent depressive disorder (PDD). We adapted CBASP as inpatient treatment on a general acute psychiatric ward and evaluated its outcome and feasibility. Sixty PDD patients received a 12-week multidisciplinary CBASP program. Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HAMD24) and Beck Depression Inventory (BDI-II) served as primary and secondary outcome measures. Childhood maltreatment at baseline and change in interpersonal distress from pre to p...
Source: European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci Source Type: research
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