The Simpler Talk Therapy That Treats Depression Effectively (M)

The talk therapy that is quicker (and cheaper) than cognitive-behavioural therapy.
Source: PsyBlog | Psychology Blog - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Depression subscribers-only Source Type: blogs

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Up to one in eight women experience depression during pregnancy. In the UK, low intensity cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is the main psychological treatment offered for those with mild or moderate depress...
Source: BMC Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: Research Source Type: research
Conditions:   Depressive Symptoms;   Anxiety Symptoms Intervention:   Behavioral: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Sponsors:   The University of Hong Kong;   Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust;   The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association of Hong Kong;   Caritas Hong Kong, Hong Kong;   Hong Kong Federation of Youth's Group;   Hong Kong Playground Association;   Hong Kong Children and Youth  Services;   St James'&nbs...
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Cogn Behav Ther. 2021 Oct 7:1-32. doi: 10.1080/16506073.2021.1966089. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTSocial anxiety disorder (SAD) is highly comorbid with depression. In the present meta-analysis, we conducted the first individual-level examination of the association between pre-treatment depression and improvement in social anxiety symptoms during treatment. We identified eligible studies on cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) and pharmacotherapy for SAD and contacted authors to obtain individual-level data. We obtained these data from 41 studies, including 46 treatment conditions (n = 4,381). Our results showed that individu...
Source: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Source Type: research
Psychol Med. 2021 Oct 5:1-16. doi: 10.1017/S0033291721003081. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTA history of suicide attempt (SA) is a strong predictor of future suicide re-attempts or suicide. The aim of this systematic review is to evaluate the efficacy of psychotherapeutic interventions specifically designed for the prevention of suicide re-attempts. A systematic search from 1980 to June 2020 was performed via the databases PubMed and Google Scholar. Only randomized controlled trials were included which clearly differentiated suicidal self-harm from non-suicidal self-injury in terms of intent to die. Moreover, psychotherape...
Source: Psychological Medicine - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
Conclusions: This iCBT program was perceived to be of benefit to healthcare workers, with program usage and effectiveness that was similar to what has been previously reported for unguided iCBT.
Source: Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine - Category: Occupational Health Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLES Source Type: research
Individuals with traumatic brain injury are highly susceptible to depression and anxiety post-injury, leading to a decreased recovery rate. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is an evidence treatment for addressing anxiety and depression maintenance factors. However, its' efficacy among those with brain injury lacks a unifying review. Thus, the objective is to evaluate the efficacy of CBT on anxiety and depression among the brain injury population.
Source: Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Tags: SYSTEMATIC/META-ANALYTIC REVIEW POSTER 1710148 Source Type: research
To evaluate the efficacy of cognitive behavioural therapy on anxiety and depression among the stroke population.
Source: Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Tags: SYSTEMATIC/META-ANALYTIC REVIEW POSTER 1710145 Source Type: research
Conclusions: Significant clinical benefit was associated with the introduction of an evidence-based digital sleep intervention alongside other mental health interventions for depression and anxiety. Widespread deployment was achieved with immediate availability, minimal additional clinical time or staff training. This approach provides a feasible and highly scalable model for improving mental health outcomes in clinical services. The Study in Context: The FDA clears Somryst, Pear’s digital therapeutic to treat chronic insomnia CVS Health: Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) apps may help you more than sleeping pills...
Source: SharpBrains - Category: Neuroscience Authors: Tags: Brain/ Mental Health Technology & Innovation anxiety app Behaviour Research and Therapy Big Health cognitive behavioural therapy depression digital CBT digital cognitive behavioural therapy digital health insomnia insomnia DTx me Source Type: blogs
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Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
ConclusionsThis study provides an initial insight into how fatigued adolescents with MDD experience CBT. Further research is required to establish whether the themes are pervasive and relatedly, how best to treat depression in fatigued adolescents receiving CBT.Practitioner points Fatigued adolescents with depression found engaging in CBT sessions and therapeutic homework demanding. Establishing a collaborative therapeutic relationship, where the therapist was perceived as genuine, appeared helpful for participation. The structured approach to therapy, combined with flexibility, was experienced as helpful. Adolescents w...
Source: Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Qualitative Paper Source Type: research
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