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Is Placebo More Powerful Than Antidepressants and Psychotherapy?
A series of both research and opinion-based articles are suggesting that we may have been focussing on the wrong thing all along. Research into the placebo effect and spontaneous recovery from depression, and indeed other mental health problems, may be the way forward for both pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy.
Source: Is Placebo More Powerful Than Antidepressants and Psychotherapy? | Brain Blogger
About Dr Ramesh Manocha
Dr Ramesh Manocha MBBS BSc (med) PhD is a GP, educator and researcher. His PhD was completed at the Royal Hospital for Women and focused on the scientific evaluation of meditation and the mental silence experience.
Ramesh is currently a senior lecturer at the Department of Psychiatry at Sydney University and is also the founder and convenor of Generation Next, a national circuit of professional development seminars for education, health and welfare professionals.
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