“Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Depression: Which Work Best?” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads


Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin!

1) Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Depression: Which Work Best?

In considering how best to disseminate the many psychotherapeutic techniques to practicing clinicians, the author reviews findings and changes to guidelines on depression treatments.

2) Massachusetts, Other States Ratchet Up Legal Action Against Opioid Manufacturers

Groups across the nation are targeting Purdue Pharma and other companies with lawsuits alleging misleading claims about the safety of opioid painkillers.

3) Depression Calculator Tallies Business Costs of Employees’ Mental Illness

A new online resource from the APA Foundation’s Center for Workplace Mental Health offers employers strategies to improve employees’ mental health while reducing associated costs.

4) Multimodal Markers and Biomarkers of Treatment

The use of biomarkers to assist with optimizing treatment decisions for depression has been receiving increasing attention. Here is an overview of the challenges and barriers that must be overcome before…

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