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Exposure therapy helps heal prolonged grief

Prolonged grief disorder (PGD) is a potentially disabling condition that affects approximately 10% of those who lose a loved one.

New research (link read more) shows that cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) that includes exposure therapy to promote emotional processing of memories of the death is superior to CBT alone in reducing PGD severity.

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