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Assessing the value of talk therapy, with or without medication, to treat mental health disorders

Upstate psychologist Roger Greenberg, PhDMany people with depression, anxiety or other mental health disorders prefer talk therapy to taking medication alone. Upstate psychologist Roger Greenberg, PhD, says those who receive talk therapy are less likely to relapse (click here for a paper he co-authored on the topic). Greenberg discusses how antidepressant use has soared since the 1980s and how more mental health professionals are needed to meet the demand for services.