DeCoDer trial: Debt Counselling for Depression in Primary Care: an Adaptive Randomised Controlled Trial (NIHR)
E-coachER – useful web support for patients in an exercise referral scheme?
Plymouth University news: £1.3M funding for research asking - could web support encourage more patients with long-term conditions to take up and fully use the exercise referral scheme?
Depression and low mood
Information and resources about depression for students. SHINE with University of Plymouth (Self-Help Inspiring E-resources) categorises student friendly content on mental health and well-being. Sad, guilty, numb, low mood.
Author highlights how writing helped him overcome depression
Plymouth University news: Bestselling author Matt Haig will tell audiences how writing helped him win his battle with depression when he comes to the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival
Funding for better understanding of neural stem cells
Plymouth University news: Study to investigate how neural stem cells differ from each other may contribute to the future development of better treatments for conditions such as dementia, psychiatric disorders and brain tumours
Mindfulness-based therapy could offer an alternative to antidepressants to prevent depression relapse
Plymouth University news: Researchers from Plymouth University are part of a team led by the University of Oxford whose new research suggests that mindfulness-based therapy could be an alternative to antidepressants to prevent depression relapse