Most Prominent Causes and Complications of PTSD

Most Prominent Causes and Complications of PTSD Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition triggered by a terrifying event. Symptoms may include flashbacks, nightmares, severe anxiety, and uncontrollable thoughts about the event. PTSD can occur in people of any age and may even inflict children. It’s not uncommon for people with PTSD to… Continue reading Most Prominent Causes and Complications of PTSD

Facts Parents Should Know about Depression in Teens

Depression is one of the most common mental health conditions in the United States. It affects more than 16 million adults each year. And it doesn’t end with adults. Depression is common in children and teens as well. It is estimated that around 14% of teens struggle with depression, but this number is likely even higher. If your teen… Continue reading Facts Parents Should Know about Depression in Teens

Understanding Depression And The Best Ways To Treat It

Understanding Depression and the Best Ways to Treat It Depression is a medical condition that affects your mood and ability to function, and different people experience it in different ways. It can therefore be classified as a mood disorder associated with feelings of sadness, loss, or anger that interfere with a person’s day-to-day activities. Data… Continue reading Understanding Depression And The Best Ways To Treat It

Understanding PTSD: Symptoms And Treatment

Understanding PTSD: Symptoms And Treatment Dealing with PTSD can be overwhelming and confusing. It can take a toll on every aspect of a person’s life and make them feel vulnerable. In fact, people exposed to traumatic events often experience feelings and exhibit reactions similar to the ones they experienced during the traumatic event. Hence if… Continue reading Understanding PTSD: Symptoms And Treatment

TMS Study Shows Therapeutic Use Is Accepted For Psychiatric Patients

TMS Study Shows Therapeutic Benefits For Psychiatric Patients Psychiatric populations perceive the therapeutic use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) for mental health conditions to be beneficial, safe, and no more dangerous than conventional therapy options like medication—as indicated by a systematic review published in the peer-reviewed journal Neuromodulation: Technology at the Neural Interface. The review also concludes that,… Continue reading TMS Study Shows Therapeutic Use Is Accepted For Psychiatric Patients

Study Suggests That The COVID-19 Pandemic Should Be Considered A Traumatic Event

Study Suggests That The COVID-19 Pandemic Should Be Considered A Traumatic Event As the global COVID-19 pandemic lessens, mental health care professionals are now concerned with confronting post-COVID stress disorder. To understand the connection between the psychological impact of COVID-19 and PTSD, an Italian survey (the COVID-19-PTSD questionnaire) was created to study this connection. “These… Continue reading Study Suggests That The COVID-19 Pandemic Should Be Considered A Traumatic Event

A Look At Post-COVID Stress Disorder

A Look At Post-COVID Stress Disorder As the global COVID-19 pandemic lessens, mental health care professionals are now concerned with confronting post-COVID stress disorder. To understand the connection between the psychological impact of COVID-19 and PTSD, an Italian survey (the COVID-19-PTSD questionnaire) was created to study this connection. “These results are relevant from a clinical… Continue reading A Look At Post-COVID Stress Disorder

Naturally Treating PTSD With TMS

Naturally Treating PTSD With TMS Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a medical condition that results from a horrifying experience. This condition features several symptoms such as flashbacks, severe degrees of anxiety, and sometimes, nightmares. As the name suggests, PTSD is the result of an inability to recover from the shock experienced during a triggering or… Continue reading Naturally Treating PTSD With TMS

Don’t Suffer in Silence

Fighting PTSD & Depression Using TMS Fighting depression and PTSD with drugs isn’t for everyone. There are the side-effects which sometimes compound the problem, as well as marginal results for many. Pharmaceuticals can come with both a financial cost and an emotional one as well. That is why many are turning to Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation… Continue reading Don’t Suffer in Silence

Psychiatrist to shutter outpatient practice

When Dr. Bob Sammons is having a tough day, he likes to pull out a box of thank-you notes he’s received over the years from his psychiatric patients and remember all the people he’s helped throughout the past three decades. It usually raises his spirits, especially when treating some patients who have a low chance… Continue reading Psychiatrist to shutter outpatient practice