should be tested using an RCT design with standard care (for example, group CBT) as the comparison. It should report short- and...
Summary of the evidence on quetiapine monotherapy for treating generalised anxiety disorder (GAD) to inform local NHS planning and decision-making
Children and young people can be offered digital cognitive behavioural therapy (digital CBT, also known as computer CBT) as a first-line treatment for mild depression.
People who have suffered trauma and are at risk of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) should be offered therapy within one month, NICE says in new draft guidance.
Women whose lives are being affected by the symptoms menopause should not feel they have to suffer in silence, says NICE.
Adults with eating disorders could benefit from specialised cognitive behavioural therapy which aims to help patients better understand their condition, the new NICE draft quality standard says.
People with a suspected anxiety disorder, such as post-traumatic stress or obsessive compulsive disorder, should be offered psychological interventions as a first-line treatment, as set out in new NICE standards.
People considered to be at increased risk of psychosis should be offered cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) as opposed to antipsychotic medication, according to updated guidelines from NICE.
The signs of psychosis and schizophrenia in children and young people need to be identified early to help ensure they receive the treatment and care they need to live with the condition, says NICE.
Clinical Commissioning Groups should commission services for people with schizophrenia and psychosis in line with NICE guidelines, including the use of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for psychosis, say experts.
A prompt diagnosis of social anxiety disorder is crucial in ensuring people access the most clinical and cost effective treatment, according to NICE.
Commissioners should ensure greater implementation of the NICE guideline on psychosis and schizophrenia, according to one mental health charity.
NICE advises against using drugs as a first-line treatment for children and young people with moderate attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), as latest figures suggest a sharp rise in the number of drugs prescribed for the condition.
More support should be to be given to carers of people with bipolar disorder to help them cope with challenging behaviour, says NICE.
NICE’s new quality standard on psychosis and schizophrenia sets out eight quality statements designed to improve the care of adults living with the disorders.
NICE's new quality standard on personality disorders includes seven statements to improve the treatment and care of people with the conditions.
NICE says that online and mobile programme Deprexis could help adults with depression get faster access to care and it should be tested out in NHS services.