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“[We] hypothesised that antidepressants work by changing these cognitive biases, rather than by directly making people feel happy,” says Catherine Harmer, a cognitive neuroscientist at the University of Oxford

Catherine Harmer, a cognitive neuroscientist at the University of Oxford, is testing the hypothesis that antidepressants work by changing the thinking styles of people with depression, rather than by directly making them feel happy

Source  Courtesy of Catherine Harmer