Efficacy of depression treatments for immigrant patients: results from a systematic review

@inproceedings{Antoniades2014EfficacyOD,
  title={Efficacy of depression treatments for immigrant patients: results from a systematic review},
  author={Josefine Antoniades and Danielle Mazza and Bianca Brijnath},
  booktitle={BMC psychiatry},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The unprecedented rates of global migration present unique challenges to mental health services in migrant receiving countries to provide efficacious and culturally salient treatment for mental health conditions including depression. This review aimed to identify and evaluate the effectiveness of depression interventions specifically directed towards first-generation immigrant populations. METHODS We conducted a systematic review of original research published between 2000 and 2013… CONTINUE READING