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Dr Jan Orman
GP Services Consultant, Black Dog Institute
E-mental health resources, especially online therapy, is an area GPs seem to know little about but will increasingly be expected to know about in the future. There’s a degree of scepticism but overall the problem is simply lack of knowledge of these resources and how to use them.
There’s no argument about the efficacy of online CBT for a variety of diagnoses in the mild to moderate stress, anxiety and depression categories. My experience is GPs