Depression Research Update: April 2016

April 18, 2016
Mark L. Fuerst

The studies discussed in this slideshow assess the benefits of non-traditional therapies for depressive disorders.

References:

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3. Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. Innovative neuropeptide depression treatment to be developed [press release]. Toronto, Canada: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; February 26, 2016.