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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and Psychotherapy

Read more about Psychotherapy.

Overview

There are generally two categories of psychotherapies that may be prescribed for a depressed patient: Cognitive behavioral therapy and Psychoanalytic therapy. Also, there is supportive psychotherapy that can be more useful to severely depressed patients who may not be able to tolerate deeper forms of psychotherapy.

Effect of Psychotherapy on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)

Since depression or other mood disorders are among the possible symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, psychotherapy could be extremely helpful in realizing the root cause of, and with work, might help cure the overall fatigue.

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