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Brain Training for Anxiety, Depression and Other Mental Conditions
The Wall Street Journal

A new treatment for psychiatric disorders like depression and anxiety uses real-time scans to show patients how their brains go awry — and how to fix the dysfunction.

The treatment is called neurofeedback.

There is an urgent need for new approaches for psychiatric disorders, particularly depression. Almost 17% of Americans will suffer from major depression during their lifetime, according to a 2012 study published in the International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research.

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