Intervention Review

You have free access to this content

Behavioural therapies versus other psychological therapies for depression

  1. Kiyomi Shinohara1,
  2. Mina Honyashiki1,
  3. Hissei Imai2,
  4. Vivien Hunot3,
  5. Deborah M Caldwell4,
  6. Philippa Davies4,
  7. Theresa HM Moore4,
  8. Toshi A Furukawa5,
  9. Rachel Churchill3,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Common Mental Disorders Group

Published Online: 16 OCT 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 31 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008696.pub2


How to Cite

Shinohara K, Honyashiki M, Imai H, Hunot V, Caldwell DM, Davies P, Moore THM, Furukawa TA, Churchill R. Behavioural therapies versus other psychological therapies for depression. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD008696. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008696.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine / School of Public Health, Department of Health Promotion and Human Behavior, Kyoto, Japan

  2. 2

    Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine / School of Public Health, Department of Field Medicine, Kyoto, Japan

  3. 3

    University of Bristol, Centre for Academic Mental Health, School of Social and Community Medicine, Bristol, Avon, UK

  4. 4

    University of Bristol, School of Social and Community Medicine, Bristol, Avon, UK

  5. 5

    Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine / School of Public Health, Departments of Health Promotion and Behavior Change and of Clinical Epidemiology, Kyoto, Japan

*Rachel Churchill, Centre for Academic Mental Health, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol, Avon, BS8 2BN, UK. rachel.churchill@ccdan.org. rachel.churchill@bristol.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 16 OCT 2013

SEARCH

[Figure 1]
Figure 1. Study flow diagram.
[Figure 2]
Figure 2. Risk of bias summary.
[Figure 3]
Figure 3. Forest plot of comparison: 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, outcome: 1.1 Response.
[Figure 4]
Figure 4. Forest plot of comparison: 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, outcome: 1.4 Dropouts for any reason.
[Figure 5]
Figure 5. Funnel plot of comparison: 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies outcome: 1.1 Response.
[Figure 6]
Figure 6. Funnel plot of comparison: 13 BT vs all other psychological therapies (follow up within 6 months), outcome: 13.1 Response.
[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 1.2]
Analysis 1.2. Comparison 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 2 Remission.
[Analysis 1.3]
Analysis 1.3. Comparison 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 3 Depression severity.
[Analysis 1.4]
Analysis 1.4. Comparison 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 4 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 1.5]
Analysis 1.5. Comparison 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 5 Anxiety.
[Analysis 1.6]
Analysis 1.6. Comparison 1 BT vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 6 Social adjustment.
[Analysis 2.1]
Analysis 2.1. Comparison 2 BT-Lewinsohn vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 2.2]
Analysis 2.2. Comparison 2 BT-Lewinsohn vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 2 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 3.1]
Analysis 3.1. Comparison 3 BT-Jacobson vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 3.2]
Analysis 3.2. Comparison 3 BT-Jacobson vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 2 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 4.1]
Analysis 4.1. Comparison 4 BT-SST/assertiveness vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 4.2]
Analysis 4.2. Comparison 4 BT-SST/assertiveness vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 2 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 5.1]
Analysis 5.1. Comparison 5 BT-Relaxation vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 5.2]
Analysis 5.2. Comparison 5 BT-Relaxation vs all other psychological therapies, Outcome 2 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 6.1]
Analysis 6.1. Comparison 6 BT vs all other psychological therapies (Best/worst case scenario), Outcome 1 Response (best case scenario).
[Analysis 6.2]
Analysis 6.2. Comparison 6 BT vs all other psychological therapies (Best/worst case scenario), Outcome 2 Response (worst case scenario).
[Analysis 7.1]
Analysis 7.1. Comparison 7 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (treatment fidelity) , Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 7.2]
Analysis 7.2. Comparison 7 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (treatment fidelity) , Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 7.3]
Analysis 7.3. Comparison 7 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (treatment fidelity) , Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 8.1]
Analysis 8.1. Comparison 8 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding imputed data), Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 8.2]
Analysis 8.2. Comparison 8 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding imputed data), Outcome 2 Remission.
[Analysis 8.3]
Analysis 8.3. Comparison 8 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding imputed data), Outcome 3 Depression severity.
[Analysis 9.1]
Analysis 9.1. Comparison 9 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (pharmacotherapy not allowed), Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 9.2]
Analysis 9.2. Comparison 9 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (pharmacotherapy not allowed), Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 9.3]
Analysis 9.3. Comparison 9 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (pharmacotherapy not allowed), Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 10.1]
Analysis 10.1. Comparison 10 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding other subcategories), Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 10.2]
Analysis 10.2. Comparison 10 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding other subcategories), Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 10.3]
Analysis 10.3. Comparison 10 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding other subcategories), Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 11.1]
Analysis 11.1. Comparison 11 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (major depression only), Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 11.2]
Analysis 11.2. Comparison 11 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (major depression only), Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 11.3]
Analysis 11.3. Comparison 11 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (major depression only), Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 12.1]
Analysis 12.1. Comparison 12 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (fewer than 13 sessions), Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 12.2]
Analysis 12.2. Comparison 12 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (fewer than 13 sessions), Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 12.3]
Analysis 12.3. Comparison 12 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (fewer than 13 sessions), Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 13.1]
Analysis 13.1. Comparison 13 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding studies that replaced dropouts), Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 13.2]
Analysis 13.2. Comparison 13 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding studies that replaced dropouts), Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 13.3]
Analysis 13.3. Comparison 13 Sensitivity analysis: BT vs all other psychological therapies (excluding studies that replaced dropouts), Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 14.1]
Analysis 14.1. Comparison 14 BT vs all other psychological therapies (follow-up within 6 months), Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 14.2]
Analysis 14.2. Comparison 14 BT vs all other psychological therapies (follow-up within 6 months), Outcome 2 Remission.
[Analysis 14.3]
Analysis 14.3. Comparison 14 BT vs all other psychological therapies (follow-up within 6 months), Outcome 3 Depression severity.
[Analysis 15.1]
Analysis 15.1. Comparison 15 BT-Lewinsohn vs CBT-Cognitive therapy, Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 15.2]
Analysis 15.2. Comparison 15 BT-Lewinsohn vs CBT-Cognitive therapy, Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 15.3]
Analysis 15.3. Comparison 15 BT-Lewinsohn vs CBT-Cognitive therapy, Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.
[Analysis 16.1]
Analysis 16.1. Comparison 16 BT-SST/assertiveness vs CBT-Self-Control, Outcome 1 Response.
[Analysis 16.2]
Analysis 16.2. Comparison 16 BT-SST/assertiveness vs CBT-Self-Control, Outcome 2 Depression severity.
[Analysis 16.3]
Analysis 16.3. Comparison 16 BT-SST/assertiveness vs CBT-Self-Control, Outcome 3 Dropouts for any reason.