CBT Treatment for Depression


 

CBT Treatment For Depression

 

May Help Depression More Than Electric Shock Therapy
Doctors currently use electric shock therapy (ECT) on patients suffering from depression, which is currently considered one of the safest and most effective treatments for clinical depression when medication does not work, according to WebMD. To use … Read more on Headlines & Global News

How Electroconvulsive Therapy Works for Depression
Still, after seven decades of use, ECT remains the most effective treatment known for severe depression — and a new study offers intriguing hints as to why. Researchers in Scotland used fMRI to scan the brains of nine people with profound depression … Read more on TIME

Electroconvulsive therapy a surprisingly common treatment for mental illness
At the same time, it is important to point out that ECT is not a first-line treatment for depression. Most people with chronic depression take medication or meet with psychotherapists — if they seek help at all. ECT and other more experimental … Read more on Pittsburgh Post Gazette


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