The analysis was the first of its kind to peer support specifically for depression.

The analysis was the first of its kind to peer support specifically for depression, says lead author Paul Pfeiffer, an assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of Michigan Medical School and a researcher at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System. ‘Peer support is much less likely the treatment of depression the treatment of depression than for other conditions such as alcohol or drug abuse, ‘Pfeiffer says. ‘Our study combined data from randomized trials and found peer support seems to as effective for treating depression as some of the established treatments.

– ‘As a field, we should peer support peer support components the primary health care primary care and specialty treatment of depression integrating, ‘Pfeiffer says, noting that additional, larger studies could also more insight.. Finance This work was supported This work was supported by VA Health Services Research and support Development services, Michigan diabetes Research and Training Center and the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research.

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