Integrating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy into the Management of Depression

Freedy, John R.; Carek, Peter J.; Diaz, Vanessa A.; Thiedke, C. Carolyn
April 2012
American Family Physician;4/1/2012, Vol. 85 Issue 7, p688
Academic Journal
The article discusses the integration of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) into the management of depression. It recognizes the effectiveness of CBT in the treatment of patients with depression. It also assesses the use of combined CBT and antidepressants in adults with recurrent or severe depression. In addition, the article notes the availability of several resources on CBT for family physicians in the U.S.


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