Article in de Volkskrant: Interview Pim Cuijpers on treatment of mild depression

Professor of Clinical Psychology, Pim Cuijpers, from Amsterdam VUmc, APH, argues that automatic treatment in patients with a mild depression should stop as people can cure without treatment. His article was published on the website of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Cuijpers is specialized in research that focuses on the effectiveness of treatments for mental health disorders and argues that patients should be better informed about the modest effect of counselling therapy and medication in order to be able to make an informed decision.              

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