What is neurospychology and how can it help treat depression?

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Dr. Marsha Lucas
Psychology

Neurospychology helps patients with depression understand the interplay of emotions and brain function. In this WisePatient video, neuropsychologist Marsha Lucas, PhD, describes other ways ithis discipline can help with depression treatment.


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Depression Treatment

Because it is a multi-faceted condition, treatment for depression is multi-faceted as well. Minor depression can often be treated with therapy and a few simple lifestyle changes, while chronic or major depression treatment can req...

uire medication in addition to therapy. In some severe cases, electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) may be used. It's important to work with your mental health professional to determine which course of treatment for your type of depression is most appropriate.
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