DeCoDer trial: Debt Counselling for Depression in Primary Care: an Adaptive Randomised Controlled Trial (NIHR)
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
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
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
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?