What is the CCAD?
The Committee on Chronotherapeutics in Affective Disorders (CCAD) was formed in 2004 by ISAD to review chronotherapeutics (light and wake therapy) in affective disorders. The committee's report has been published as an Editorial in Psychological Medicine.
Who are the members?
Centre for Chronobiology, University Psychiatric Clinics, Basel, Switzerland
Department of Neuropsychiatric Sciences, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg, Germany
Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Research Unit, Frederiksborg General Hospital, Hilleroed, Denmark
Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, USA
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California at Irvine, USA
Selected Sources of Information
The Committee on Chronotherapeutics has selected sources of information for interested readers and would be happy to receive feedback and further information that we might have missed.
Please contact Anna Wirz-Justice
ISAD Report of chronotherapeutics
Light & wake therapy in affective disorders (summary)
The complete report, now published as an Editorial in Psychological Medicine in July 2005 (Vol 35: 939-944), can now be seen as a pdf file.
Full Report PDF