Prolonged exposure or cognitive processing therapy? – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Cognitive processing therapy and prolonged exposure are two leading cognitive behavioral psychotherapies focused on trauma and are used for patients with PTSD. Cognitive processing therapy and prolonged exposure are two leading cognitive behavioral psychotherapies focused on trauma and are used for patients with PTSD. Studies have shown that both treatments are effective in veterans and … Read more

Predicting Alzheimer’s risk: Why cognitive testing alone may not work

.New research casts doubt on the use of cognitive tests to predict the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Catherine Falls Commercial / Getty Images Previously, experts considered a modest reduction in the results of clinical cognitive testing to be a predictor of future risk of progression to Alzheimer’s disease. Lower education, lower income and social exclusion … Read more