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Paul Biegler

Paul Biegler is Adjunct Research Fellow at the Centre for Human Bioethics, 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).