Pay up or put it off: how Europe treats depression and anxiety

In Austria, sometimes you have to wait as long as eight months to see a psychologist. Civio’s Medicamentalia researchers have found three barriers to mental health treatment in Europe: price, limited sessions, and lack of psychologists and other experts. The last barrier seems particularly harmful; they note that those who need the most help likely cannot afford to wait it out or sacrifice up to four days of wages for a private consultation. Read full article here


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