Researchers Question Validity of Treatment Resistant Depression

Treatment resistant depression erroneously focuses on patient characteristics and ignores the efficacy of treatment (or lack thereof). A new editorial in Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics questions the validity of the concept of treatment resistant depression. Led by Giovanni Fava, from the University of Buffalo, the authors chart the history of treatment resistance in depression and reveal its problematic […]

Is Everyone Depressed?

Suddenly, many people meet the criteria for clinical depression. Doctors are scrambling to determine who needs urgent intervention, and who is simply the new normal. The word I keep hearing is numbness. Not necessarily a sickness, but feeling ill at ease. A sort of detachment or removal from reality. Deb Hawkins, a tech analyst in Michigan, […]

Therapy Collective a Port in the COVID Storm

History of the collective Open Path Psychotherapy Collective is a non-profit network of mental health clinicians dedicated to providing affordable psychotherapy to individuals, couples, families, and children in need. Founded in 2012, Open Path has grown tremendously in the last 8 years, expanding to a network of almost 10,000 clinicians and connecting over 35,000 members […]