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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.
Little attention has been paid to iatrogenic disorders in psychiatry

Little attention has been paid to iatrogenic disorders in psychiatry

Antidepressant treatment leads to impaired empathy regarding perception of pain

Antidepressant treatment leads to impaired empathy regarding perception of pain

Counseling may also benefit parents of depressed teens involved in treatment

Counseling may also benefit parents of depressed teens involved in treatment

Randomized controlled trial introduces new psychotherapeutic approach to schizophrenia

Randomized controlled trial introduces new psychotherapeutic approach to schizophrenia

Collaborative Research Center explores how people manage to overcome addiction without any help

Collaborative Research Center explores how people manage to overcome addiction without any help

Cognitive behavior therapy may effectively manage multiple menopause symptoms

Cognitive behavior therapy may effectively manage multiple menopause symptoms

Study shows 30-year outcome of adolescent-onset anorexia nervosa

Study shows 30-year outcome of adolescent-onset anorexia nervosa

New methodology for understanding psychiatric symptoms

New methodology for understanding psychiatric symptoms

Psychotherapeutic approach for youth who have suffered physical or sexual abuse

Psychotherapeutic approach for youth who have suffered physical or sexual abuse

Study suggests exercise as new primary prescription for psychiatric patients

Study suggests exercise as new primary prescription for psychiatric patients

Gut microbiome diversity can be explained by dietary habits and evolution history

Gut microbiome diversity can be explained by dietary habits and evolution history

AI coach feasible and useful for behavioral counseling of teens in weight-loss program

AI coach feasible and useful for behavioral counseling of teens in weight-loss program

Ethical and social implications of embodied AI in mental health care

Ethical and social implications of embodied AI in mental health care

Priory’s Roehampton Hospital rated as 'good' across mental health and addictions services by CQC

Priory’s Roehampton Hospital rated as 'good' across mental health and addictions services by CQC

New project addresses trauma and aggression in young migrants

New project addresses trauma and aggression in young migrants

Study of teens with eating disorders explores how substance users differ from non-substance users

Study of teens with eating disorders explores how substance users differ from non-substance users

Research reveals important brain mechanisms for action of psychotherapy in panic disorder

Research reveals important brain mechanisms for action of psychotherapy in panic disorder

Psychologists study how application of cortisol affects exposure therapy for anxiety disorders

Psychologists study how application of cortisol affects exposure therapy for anxiety disorders

Prolonged exposure therapy is more effective in treating veterans with PTSD, alcohol use disorder

Prolonged exposure therapy is more effective in treating veterans with PTSD, alcohol use disorder

Study sheds new light on long-term treatment with antidepressant drugs

Study sheds new light on long-term treatment with antidepressant drugs