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A hybrid of in-clinic and at home attention bias modification treatment reduces symptoms in depressed individuals

This three-arms randomized controlled trial of 145 adults with depression, conducted in the USA (Hsu et al., in press – Psychological Medicine), examined the efficacy of a dot-probe-based attention bias modification treatment (ABMT) in reducing symptoms of depression. Participants with at least moderate depression severity and an attention bias toward dysphoric stimuli (faces) were randomized …

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Cognitive bias modification for appraisals provided as an adjuvant to an inpatient PTSD treatment program is effective in modifying dysfunctional trauma-related appraisals and in reducing PTSD symptoms

This clinical trial of 80 German inpatients with PTSD (Woud et al., 2021 – Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics), tested whether a computerized cognitive bias modification for appraisals (CBM-APP) can modify dysfunctional appraisals and reduce such appraisals of trauma reactions and PTSD symptoms. The CBM-APP schedule was 8 sessions over a 2-week period completed as an adjuvant …

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