Group cognitive behavioural therapy for women with depression: pilot and feasibility study for a randomised controlled trial using mixed methods

@inproceedings{Cramer2011GroupCB,
  title={Group cognitive behavioural therapy for women with depression: pilot and feasibility study for a randomised controlled trial using mixed methods},
  author={Helen Cramer and Chris Salisbury and Joel Conrad and James Eldred and Ricardo Araya},
  booktitle={BMC psychiatry},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Group Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) may provide a means of improving mental health among people with depression but few studies have explored its effectiveness. Our aim was to examine the feasibility and acceptability of a randomised controlled trial of a group intervention based on CBT principles for women with depression in primary care. METHODS Women aged 30 to 55 years were recruited and randomly assigned to either 12 weeks of the group intervention or usual care (control… CONTINUE READING