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Got Chronic Pain? Cognitive Therapies May Provide Relief

Elderly people living with chronic pain may find some relief if they treat it with psychological interventions, such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), according to a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. Researchers looked at 22 studies that evaluated 2,608 participants undergoing psychological interventions. The results indicated that psychological interventions…

Are There Any Side Effects From Psychotherapy?

The vast majority of people who receive psychotherapy through the Internet benefit from the treatment, though a small number do experience some kind of side effect. Alexander Rozental, PhD, a psychologist, decided to explore the side effects of online cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). Online CBT is similar to the CBT…