Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Child abuse, neglect linked to greater risk of suicide in later life

Around one adult in every three has experienced abuse as a child.

Jan 10, 2019, 14:09 PM IST

Suffering from chronic pain? Reading a good book may help ease the pain

A new study has showed that reading a good book may not only be captivating but may also help people suffering with chronic pain.

Mar 03, 2017, 23:13 PM IST

Researchers suggest psychotherapy may mend brain changes in social phobia

Researchers have suggested that psychotherapy may help treat patients who are suffering from a social phobia by removing impairments in the key brain structures that are involved in processing and regulating emotions.

Feb 07, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

This smartphone app can take care of your problems!

An eminent team of researchers from Universities of Manchester and Liverpool claim to have developed a smartphone application that can take care of your problems.

May 14, 2016, 13:11 PM IST

Web-based tool can keep suicidal thoughts away

Like an apple a day can keep a doctor away, a web-based tool to help young doctors cope with stress can help the common man deal with high-pressure situations in life, say researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist.

Nov 20, 2015, 11:34 AM IST

Human trafficking takes serious toll on mental health

Human trafficking is the recruitment and movement of people, by means such as deception and coercion, for the purposes of exploitation.

Oct 19, 2015, 14:35 PM IST

Can't sleep? This simple therapy session can cure your insomnia

 Good news for insomniacs! A simple one-hour therapy session can improve your sleeping patterns.

Jun 03, 2015, 18:37 PM IST

Talk therapy best to treat social anxiety disorder

For treating social anxiety disorder, the cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is more effective and can have lasting effects long after treatment has stopped, research suggests.

Sep 26, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

Talking therapy offers `little help` for schizophrenics

A new study has revealed that talking therapies offer "little benefit" to people with schizophrenia.

Jan 03, 2014, 13:45 PM IST

Cognitive behavioural therapy may help cut health anxiety sufferers

A new research has revealed that cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is more effective than standard care for people suffering from hypochondria or health anxiety.

Oct 19, 2013, 15:47 PM IST

Now, app to curb your binge eating urges

A smartphone app has been developed which aims to strike at the same moment that binge eating urges occur.

Oct 03, 2013, 12:28 PM IST

Schizophrenia is treatable; needs early diagnosis

According to a US National Library of Medicine article, the prevalence of schizophrenia in India is about three per 1,000 individuals. It is most often diagnosed between the ages of 15-35 and men and women are equally affected.

Jul 16, 2013, 11:08 AM IST

Talking therapy can cut depression: Study

Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) can reduce symptoms of depression in people who fail to respond to drug treatment, according to a new study.

Dec 08, 2012, 13:33 PM IST

Beat insomnia without pills

Poor sleep, which can make a misery for those who suffer from it, can be overcome by following a simple set of tips, experts have claimed.

Nov 05, 2012, 21:07 PM IST

Sleeping pills don`t work for 40 percent poppers

Sleeping pills seldom worked for 40 percent of the poppers who suffer from insomnia, says a survey of 20,000 people, according to a British study.

Sep 11, 2012, 09:05 AM IST