Latest News

Mindfulness-based depression therapy reduces health care visits

A mindfulness-based therapy for depression has the added benefit of reducing health-care visits among patients who often see their family doctors, according to a new study. The research showed that frequent health service users who received mindfulness-based cognitive therapy showed a significant reduction in non-mental health care visits over a one-year period, compared with those who received other types of group therapy.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Mindfulness techniques can help protect pregnant women against depression

  • Should we adjust substance use disorder treatment for depressed adolescents?

  • Obstructive sleep apnea treatments may reduce depressive symptoms

  • Coping strategies therapy significantly improves dementia carers' mental health, quality of life

  • Mental health providers not well prepared to care for military veterans, study finds

  • Job authority increases depression symptoms in women, decreases them in men

  • A new test measures analytical thinking linked to depression, fueling the idea that depression may be a form of adaptation

  • Acculturative stress found to be root cause of high depression rates in Latino youth

  • Virtual reality helps people to comfort, accept themselves

  • Brain protein influences how the brain manages stress; suggests new model of depression

  •