More treatments needed for childhood depression

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Concern has been raised recently about the efficacy and safety of antidepressants for treatment of depression in children. Some clinicians, therefore, have suggested that psychotherapy be started before medication treatment of depression in children. How effective is psychotherapy for the treatment of depression in children and adolescents?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalPsychiatric Times
Issue number8
StatePublished - Dec 1 2006


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Phychiatric Mental Health
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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