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Paul Biegler

Paul Biegler is Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow in the Centre for Human Bioethics at the School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies, Monash University. He was the recipient of a 2011 Australian Museum Eureka Prize.

Titles by This Author

Autonomy through Psychotherapy

One in six people worldwide will experience depression over the course of a lifetime. Many who seek relief through the healthcare system are treated with antidepressant medication; in the United States, nearly 170 million prescriptions for antidepressants were written in 2005, resulting in more than $12 billion in sales. And yet despite the dominance of antidepressants in the marketplace and the consulting room, another treatment for depression has proven equally effective: psychotherapy--in particular, cognitive behavior therapy (CBT).