Library Mental Health bulletins

Lancashire Care Library and Information Service, January 2018

This week’s Library bulletins are on Learning Disabilities and Depression.

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Music Therapy for Depression

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, November 2017

This Cochrane Review finds that music therapy plus treatment as usual is more effective than treatment as usual alone. Music therapy seems to reduce depressive symptoms and anxiety and helps to improve functioning (e.g. maintaining involvement in job, activities, and relationships).

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