Jacobs Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science
MINDFULNESS BASED COGNITIVE THERAPY IN THE PREVENTION OF DEPRESSIVE RECURRENCE
Published on: 2018-04-27
Depressive recurrence is a common clinical situation causing several serious complications. First, the risk of recurrence increases with the number of depressive episodes, reaching 90% beyond three episodes. The risks of chronic depression, suicide, stress sensitization and hippocampal changes are also increasing with depressive recurrences.