Online treatment to help debt and depression

A new service created by the Consumer Credit Counselling Service (CCCS) has been introduced to automatically screen for depression and anxiety when anyone uses ‘Debt Remedy’, their online debt counselling service.

The link between depression and debt is well established.  Recent research shows that between 50% and 90% of people in debt are anxious or depressed and are twice as likely to have suicidal thoughts.

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