Behavioural therapy gains ground in France

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France remains one of the most depressed nations in the world, according to surveys. The country is also one of the world's biggest consumers of anti-depressants. But when it comes to treatment, the French remain loyal to European, Freud-based psychology. Yet, North American behavioral therapy is creeping slowly into the French mental health system. Could it be a new way to treat an old problem?

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