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Treatment-resistant depressed patients show a good response to Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy.

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Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) is a class-based programme designed for use in the prevention of relapse of major depression. Its aim is to teach participants to disengage from those cognitive processes that may render them vulnerable to future episodes. These same cognitive processes are also known to maintain depression once established, hence a clinical audit was conducted to explore the use of MBCT in patients who were currently actively depressed, and who had not responded ful...

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10.1016/j.brat.2006.04.008

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Journal:
Behaviour research and therapy
Volume:
45
Issue:
3
Pages:
617-625
Publication date:
2007-03-05
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EISSN:
1873-622X
ISSN:
0005-7967
URN:
uuid:414fdbe3-49da-4c69-8995-d0872c1c6336
Source identifiers:
139684
Local pid:
pubs:139684

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