Psychotherapy is used commonly to treat the depression. However, up to data little is known about its neurobiological mechanisms especially in comparison with pharmacotherapy. In this review we survey the current knowledge about peripheral and central changes in endocrine parameters as well as brain functions following psychotherapeutic intervention.
|Translated title of the contribution||Neurobiological correlates of psychotherapy in depression|
|Journal||Zeitschrift fur Psychiatrie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie|
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 2009|
Research Areas and Centers
- Academic Focus: Center for Brain, Behavior and Metabolism (CBBM)