The Latest in Depression Treatment

TMS for Depression: The Latest in Depression Treatment

The Latest in Depression Treatment: TMS for Depression TMS or transcranial magnetic stimulation treatment is a non-invasive, FDA-approved therapy for depression. Find out what TMS is and how TMS for depression works. Article Contents What Is Depression? Many people are considering TMS for depression.  Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a mental health diagnosis that requires […]

TMS for OCD

TMS for OCD

TMS for OCD: What Is It and How Does It Work? TMS has been shown to help with the symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) through deep neurostimulation. Find out how TMS for OCD works in this article. Article Contents What Is OCD? If you suffer from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), TMS for OCD might be right […]

TMS for Anxiety

TMS for Anxiety

TMS for Anxiety Anxiety is a common mental health disorder, but that doesn’t mean you have to suffer. Here’s what you need to know about TMS for anxiety. Article Contents What is Anxiety? Considering treatment for anxiety? Learn more how TMS for anxiety works, what to expect and who can benefit from it. Yet, what […]

TMS Therapy Success Rate

TMS Therapy Success Rate

TMS Therapy Success Rate Article Contents What is TMS? Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a non-invasive procedure used to stimulate the nerve cells in the brain. TMS treatment is used for those who suffer from neurological disorders as a way to reduce the symptoms that they feel. As a treatment for neuro disorders, TMS is making […]

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing for Addiction

Motivational Interviewing for Addiction Rehabilitation programs utilize many different substance abuse therapies. One technique for patient-centered therapy is motivational interviewing. This article will explain what MI is and how it can change the therapist-patient relationship in addiction therapy. Article Contents What is Motivational Interviewing? Motivational interviewing (MI) is a therapeutic counseling technique in which the […]

Depression and Addiction: Diagnosis, Signs, Types, and More

Depression and Addiction

Depression and Addiction: Diagnosis, Signs, Types, and More Depression and addiction are conditions that require immediate diagnosis and treatment by a health professional. Article Contents What are Depression and Addiction? Depression Depression is a mood disorder that may be defined as feelings of sadness, loss, or anger. Individuals who experience depression often have interference with […]

Bipolar Disorder and Addiction

Bipolar Disorder and Addiction

Bipolar Disorder and Addiction The relation between bipolar disorder and substance use disorder. Article Contents What is Bipolar Disorder? Bipolar disorder (BP), also known as manic depression, is a mental illness that causes severe high and low moods alongside changes in sleep, energy, thinking, and behavior.1 Individuals with manic depression experience periods of extreme happiness […]

Schizoaffective Disorder and Addiction

Schizoaffective Disorder and Addiction

Schizoaffective Disorder and Addiction Unveiling the connection with schizoaffective disorder and substance use disorder. Article Contents What is Schizoaffective Disorder? According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, schizoaffective disorder (SZA), also known as schizo-affective psychosis, is a chronic mental condition characterized by schizophrenia symptoms such as hallucinations (delusions) and mood disorder symptoms such as […]

Living with Schizophrenia and Addiction

Living with Schizophrenia and Addiction

Living With Schizophrenia and Addiction Understanding schizophrenia and how it influences substance abuse. Article Contents What is Schizophrenia? The World Health Organization (WHO) defines schizophrenia as a chronic and severe mental disorder that affects about 20 million people worldwide. Schizophrenia is characterized by distorted thoughts, perceptions, emotions, language, sense of self, and behavior. Some of […]