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Psychological treatments 

Psychological treatments
Psychological treatments

Lakshmi N Yatham

and Gin S Malhi

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date: 23 October 2019

Psychological treatments are used mainly as adjuncts to pharmacotherapy

Psychoeducation, interpersonal and social rhythm therapy (IPSRT), family focussed therapy (FFT), and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) are all effective as adjunctive treatment in preventing relapse of mood episodes

Psychoeducation is cheap and effective and should be offered to all patients with bipolar disorder...

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