PTSD

Ketamine Restores Brain Circuitry Damaged by Depression – FAST

Ketamine restores brain circuitry to bring joy to depressed people.

In a world where things go wrong and people get sick, every once in awhile something comes along that makes things right again. I’m talking about something that’s so dramatic in its solutions we’re tempted to call it a “miracle.”  But we won’t. We’ll call it a game-changer. Because IV ketamine treatment is changing history. […]

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Behind the Buzz: How Ketamine Changes the Depressed Patient’s Brain

The anesthetic-cum-party drug restores the ability to make connections among brain cells. The Food and Drug Administration’s approval last month of a depression treatment based on ketamine generated headlines, in part, because the drug represents a completely new approach for dealing with a condition the World Health Organisation has labelled the leading cause of disability […]

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PTSD in Parents: If Your Child is Diagnosed with a Life-Threatening Illness

PTSD in parents after their child is diagnosed with a critical illness can be healed with ketamine treatment.

Your child. Devastating diagnosis. Potentially fatal. The very thought runs chills down your spine. Takes your breath away. You’re paralyzed. We’ve talked in the past about PTSD, and how there are varied events that can cause it. The best known cause is active combat. But many different kinds of traumatic events can lead to post-traumatic-stress-disorder […]

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PTSD Can Make You Sick. Can Ketamine Stop That Before It Does?

You feel shattered with PTSD but can ketamine stop that and help you achieve remission?

Studies Imply PTSD is a Gateway Condition That Can Lead to Other Critical Illnesses. Ketamine treatment can bring PTSD to remission, and hopefully prevent these other illnesses. Bang! A sudden loud noise breaks the stillness. “What tha…??!! Your companion jumps with a startled exclamation, missing that you’re standing there frozen, pale, and in-one-motion spun around […]

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PTSD and Sexual Assault: Can Ketamine Treatment Offer Hope?

Rape and PTSD can be crippling...ketamine treatment can help you function again.

PTSD and Sexual Assault Are Pervasive and Unrelenting She froze. Beads of perspiration broke out on her scalp…her eyes flashed wide. Terror gripped her and she prepared to fight off her attacker… She waited.  Held her breath. Seconds passed. Then a minute….so she quietly sucked in some air… and slowly — almost imperceptibly— looked into […]

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ASKP Meeting Notes: The 2018 Inaugural Conference of the American Society of Ketamine Physicians

Ketamine Treatment Advances help you to relax and enjoy again.

New Advances in Ketamine Treatment 2018 has been a good year. A very good year. In this fall season of harvest and bounty which surrounds us outdoors, we find ourselves as ketamine physicians with wonderful gifts to work with:  in our world of neuroscience and psychiatry, the soil is rich, the seeds have been planted, […]

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Why Ketamine Over Esketamine? It Works and It’s Available NOW

Why ketamine over esketamine? Because it's twice as effective.

Treatment for Psychiatric Mood Disorders Has Been Quietly Waiting To Do Its Magic for 50 Years He was 48, in the midst of a booming career, and like some others who demonstrate that special kind of genius, he had periods when depression came over him unexpectedly…and made it extremely difficult to function. Because of his […]

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True Recovery From Trauma and How to Find Restoration

True recovery from trauma happens when you know what you've learned from it, and you become calm when you think about it.

  Trauma: Don’t Beat Yourself Up – Allow Your Loved Ones to Lift You UP Have you been through something traumatic …? Maybe you’re a combat veteran, a first responder, or a victim of severe domestic abuse. It might have been a car wreck, or the unexpected sudden loss of someone you love. Fixed beliefs […]

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