Suicidal ideation increases more than 4-fold during the first 3 months of the medical internship year, yet few interns receive mental health treatment. Web-based cognitive behavioral therapy (wCBT) appeared to prevent suicidal ideation during the internship year, according to a recent clinical trial (Guille C et al. JAMA Psychiatry. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.1880 [published online November 4, 2015]).
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