Treatment for Depression Understood
As far as the IB is concerned, there are 4 main types of treatment for disorders: Biomedical, Individual, Group & Eclectic.
By far, the most popular treatment practiced today is the Eclectic Approach to treatment which is a combination of 2 or more of the above.
However there is growing research supporting alternative treatment forms such as sleep therapy, acupuncture, yoga, and exercise. These treatments are the focus of much recent research:
You should be familiar with research supporting all the above approaches. The learning activity below will aide you in this acquisition of knowledge:
Check out the AWESOME treatment project that 2 students did!