An evaluation of more than 40 years of research has found psychological therapy is a promising alternative to the over-reliance on anti-depressants in aged care.

With nearly 6 in 10 Australians in residential aged care taking antidepressants, older Australians are a group with the highest level of depression.

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Produced By: Jeff Bullen

Featured In Story: Tanya Davison – Professor at Swinburne University

First aired on The Wire, Tuesday 16 April 2024