In depressed subjects, the Sleep-Wake system must be reinforced in light of the increased wakefulness due to stress.

Reactive depression is a temporary sleep disorder.

It must therefore be treated in the same way as sleep disorders by administering the same treatment as for sleep disorders, but only for the duration of the depression.


We invite you to watch the video "The causes of nervous depressions and their treatment" by Professors Jean-Bernard Fourtillan and Henri Joyeux by clicking on the image below:

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We also advise you to read Professor Henri Joyeux's Letter n° 150: « Les dépressions seront mieux traitées » that will allow you to learn more.