Acceptance and commitment therapy as a web-based intervention for depressive symptoms: randomised controlled trial.

@article{Pots2016AcceptanceAC,
  title={Acceptance and commitment therapy as a web-based intervention for depressive symptoms: randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Wendy T. M. Pots and Martine Fledderus and Peter A. M. Meulenbeek and Peter Ten Klooster and Karlein M G Schreurs and Ernst T. Bohlmeijer},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={2016},
  volume={208 1},
  pages={
          69-77
        }
}
BACKGROUND Depression is a highly prevalent disorder, causing a large burden of disease and substantial economic costs. Web-based self-help interventions seem promising in promoting mental health. AIMS To compare the efficacy of a guided web-based intervention based on acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) with an active control (expressive writing) and a waiting-list control condition (Netherlands Trial Register NTR1296). METHOD Adults with depressive symptoms from the general population… CONTINUE READING