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Increasing access to psychological therapies will cost NHS nothing, says report

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e4250 (Published 19 June 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e4250

Re: Increasing access to psychological therapies will cost NHS nothing, says report

Nowadays, Religious CBT and group interventions with the help of spiritual leaders are recognized effective psychological therapies, so encouraging patients to get involved in religious practices will have zero costs to the NHS.
References
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26200715
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3921896/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23420279
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5474022/

Competing interests: No competing interests

09 August 2018
Stavros Saripanidis
Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Thessaloniki, Greece