Cognitive therapy, mindfulness may help with menopausal depression

Psychotherapy and mindfulness techniques could help many women who experience depression during menopause, according to a review of existing research.

Pauline Maki

Pauline Maki PhD

For over 20 years, Dr. Pauline M. Maki has led a program of NIH-funded research focused on the role of sex steroid hormones on cognition, mood, brain function (neuroimaging) and stress responsivity in women. Women’s cognitive abilities, mood, and response to stress can be affected by changes in s ...