Impact of Community-Based Depression Treatment

LEAD at Krea University and Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development

January 2023

This infographic offers a snapshot of depression in India and highlights findings from a community-based cluster cross-randomized trial in a peri-urban region near Bangalore, India and suggests that combined pharmacotherapy, livelihoods assistance interventions and community-based treatments using local resources may be a cost-effective way to treat the condition. 



Thematic Area

Health Systems and Quality of Life