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Advances in Psychiatric Treatment: 2018 in Review

Advances in psychiatric treatment help this man find joy again.

Happy New Year!!  The big silver ball falls tonight to celebrate the birth of 2019. Let’s celebrate the unprecedented, transforming, and ever-accelerating advances in psychiatric treatment this year and the neuroscience that backs it up. Celebrate is the word. Because we’re so grateful to the courageous researchers around the beginning of the 21st century who […]

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Treatments Change the Game

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder treatments change the game.

Just because it feels natural…doesn’t mean it’s good for you Macie is a 32 year-old administrative assistant who feels growing tension when she leaves the house. She opens and closes the door, locks it then unlocks it, and opens and closes it again to be sure it’s latched. Then locks it… and unlocks it. It doesn’t […]

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Innovative Hope: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Offers 75% Remission

Girl in depth of depression needs to know Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation offers 75 remission.

“I’m so depressed. Starbucks is out of almond milk for my macchiato. Now what?” “My hair grows so sloooowlyyyyyy…. it’s just depressing…” “Oh my gosh, you’re so OCD…look at your closet! What’s the matter with you, girl?” We live in a world where words like “depression” or “OCD” are thrown around as often as a […]

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Resilience: Adapting To Emerge as Your Best Self

Reaching out for the sun demonstrating the triumph of resilience over adversity.

Do you know someone who can’t seem to go through difficulty without collapsing emotionally?  Whether the difficulty is a natural disaster, a broken relationship, or a financial loss… Some people can weather difficult storms with strength and resilience. Others become grief-stricken and shut down every time something disappointing happens.  Why is that? So what is […]

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When Depression Medications Don’t Help

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Treatment-resistant depression When you’re depressed and taking an antidepressant, it may seem like it takes forever for it to work. While therapy, in addition to medication, can help… it may not be enough if you’re experiencing treatment-resistant depression. Some people find after many months with a medication that there’s no relief. If that’s the case, we […]

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Can TMS Treat My Anxiety?

Can TMS Treat My Anxiety?

If you have anxiety, you how just how important relief is. You want to relieve the symptoms associated with it and not feel as though you’re worrying so much. TMS offers promise to those coping with anxiety disorders. What is Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)? GAD is a psychiatric condition in which a person has excessive […]

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Can I Use a Magnet Instead of a Med?

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With more and more people being diagnosed with depression, the search for effective treatments is more on going than ever. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is gaining traction in the treatment of depression and is showing great promise. In 2008, the FDA cleared the use of TMS for people with major depression who have failed to […]

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TMS: A New Approach to Depression

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Depression is a psychiatric disorder that affects millions of Americans each day. The most popular treatment options are antidepressants and psychotherapy. However, a new approach has been approved that may negate the need for antidepressants in the treatment of depression. It’s called TMS. TMS is an acronym for transcranial magnetic stimulation and works by sending […]

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