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Non-medication Treatments for MDD

Psychotherapy or counseling is a very common form of treatment for those suffering from depression. The goal of these sessions is to understand what might be contributing to your depression and to figure out strategies to manage it. These sessions are typically used in combination with drug therapies. In this video, Dr. Keri Peterson discusses counseling as well as electroconvulsive therapy and repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation.

Dr. Keri Peterson

This video features Dr. Keri Peterson. Dr. Keri Peterson specializes in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City and is board certified in Internal Medicine. She holds appointments at Lenox Hill Hospital and Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Duration: 02:26.
Reviewed by: Dr. Preeti Parikh, Dr. Mera Goodman . Review date: September 24, 2014
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