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Psychotherapy is “talk” therapy. It involves talking with a mental health professional to treat a mental illness. Psychotherapy can occur one-on-one or in a group. Research shows that support from family and friends can be an important part of therapy.
Study identifies new biomarker for depression in diabetes

Study identifies new biomarker for depression in diabetes

Tübingen researchers win two ERC Starting Grants

Tübingen researchers win two ERC Starting Grants

Researchers explore what happens during break down of nerve cells

Researchers explore what happens during break down of nerve cells

People with OCD show distinct changes in the brain when treated with special form of talk therapy

People with OCD show distinct changes in the brain when treated with special form of talk therapy

Reducing mental health disparities through online therapy

Reducing mental health disparities through online therapy

Study examines effectiveness of placebo and antidepressants in children, adolescents

Study examines effectiveness of placebo and antidepressants in children, adolescents

Antidepressant users have higher risk of death than non-users, researchers find

Antidepressant users have higher risk of death than non-users, researchers find

Research: 34% of psychiatrists delay treatment option conversations with their schizophrenia patients

Research: 34% of psychiatrists delay treatment option conversations with their schizophrenia patients

New approaches to prevent or treat antipsychotic-induced supersensitivity psychosis

New approaches to prevent or treat antipsychotic-induced supersensitivity psychosis

Self-help preventive cognitive therapy found to be effective in reducing recurrent depression

Self-help preventive cognitive therapy found to be effective in reducing recurrent depression

Collaborative care model can expand access to treatment for opioid or alcohol addiction

Collaborative care model can expand access to treatment for opioid or alcohol addiction

Better understanding of serotonin's function in the brain could lead to radical shift in psychiatric care

Better understanding of serotonin's function in the brain could lead to radical shift in psychiatric care

Study: Neurofeedback holds potential to treat people suffering from treatment-resistant depression

Study: Neurofeedback holds potential to treat people suffering from treatment-resistant depression

PTSD screening using genetic markers could be a reality soon

PTSD screening using genetic markers could be a reality soon

New findings on functional connections within the brain may provide insights into psychiatric disorders

New findings on functional connections within the brain may provide insights into psychiatric disorders

Soul purpose: Seniors with strong reasons to live often live stronger

Soul purpose: Seniors with strong reasons to live often live stronger

Wayne State awarded NIH grant to improve outcomes, care for African American adolescents with asthma

Wayne State awarded NIH grant to improve outcomes, care for African American adolescents with asthma

Trial for PTSD treatment with MDMA-assisted psychotherapy receives FDA go-ahead

Trial for PTSD treatment with MDMA-assisted psychotherapy receives FDA go-ahead

CBT approaches found to be effective and efficient in treating ADHD symptoms in adults

CBT approaches found to be effective and efficient in treating ADHD symptoms in adults

Study provides insights into how social touch affects people with ASD

Study provides insights into how social touch affects people with ASD