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Problem-solving therapy is a brief, focused form of cognitive
therapy that is often used to treat symptoms of depression. It focuses on the
problems a person is currently facing and on helping to find solutions to those
Problem-solving therapy can be conducted by a health professional,
such as a nurse educated in this form of treatment, and is often less expensive
than other forms of counseling.
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
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