Psychological interventions for difficult-to-treat depression

Williams, C. and Ridgway, N. (2012) Psychological interventions for difficult-to-treat depression. British Journal of Psychiatry, 201(4), pp. 260-261. (doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.112.109454)

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Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) may be helpful in preventing relapse in those with three or more depressive episodes. Recent research suggests it may also benefit those who have experienced fewer previous episodes of depression. If confirmed, this raises challenges of how MBCT is offered, accessed and supported.

Item Type:Articles (Editorial)
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Williams, Professor Christopher and Ridgway, Dr Nicola
Authors: Williams, C., and Ridgway, N.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Health & Wellbeing > Mental Health and Wellbeing
Journal Name:British Journal of Psychiatry
Publisher:Royal College of Psychiatrists

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