Psychotherapy Quiets Concerns Over Ringing In The Ears

Mon, 29 Jan 2007 10:00 AM EST

... Psychotherapy may help tinnitus suffers cope with the life disturbances that sometimes accompany their condition, according to a new review of studies. Tinnitus is a sensation of ringing or other noise when there is no external cause for the sound. A counseling method called cognitive behavioral therapy or CBT seems to amplify patients' quality of life, even when the volume of the noise remains the same. ...