Geriatric Mental Health

Geriatric Mental Health

Memory Training Builds Up Brain’s Gray Matter
In a study comparing the effects of memory training and yoga meditation in older adults, researchers found that a 12-week... Read More
Electroconvulsive Therapy Can Reduce Depression
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in combination with antidepressant medication rapidly relieves the symptoms of major depression in older adults, according to... Read More
In a 2013 clinical trial, the widely prescribed antidepressant citalopram (sold under Celexa and other trade names) was found to... Read More
NARSAD Grantee , Greer Murphy, M.D, Ph.D. , was among a team of researchers from the Stanford University School of... Read More