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Treatment Options for Depression That May Surprise You
Treatment Options for Depression That May Surprise You
Jennifer Harris, PA-C, 14 Feb 2022
Topics: Depression
The most highly recommended treatment options for depression are usually antidepressant medication (like SSRIs) and psychotherapy. Most people who first receive a depression diagnosis try this combination first to battle their symptoms. However, sometimes these routine treatment options don’t work. Some people might find that it works in the beginning […]
Depression: Questions to Ask Yourself
Depression: Questions to Ask Yourself
Ashley Moise, LPC-A, 12 Feb 2022
Topics: Depression
Do you have depression? Mental health providers use many different tools to try to answer that question. One of the most common tools they use is the Patient Health Questionnaire, or the PHQ. The PHQ is a self-administered diagnostic tool that medical providers use to diagnose different mental health conditions, […]
7 Surprising Facts About TMS Therapy
7 Surprising Facts About TMS Therapy
Transcranial magnetic stimulation, or TMS therapy, has been making headlines lately as an innovative new treatment for depression. Although it’s a relatively new treatment, TMS therapy is far from experimental – research has proven that it’s an effective and safe treatment for major depressive disorder and other mental illnesses. What […]
Is TMS Therapy Covered by Insurance? And Other FAQs
Is TMS Therapy Covered by Insurance? And Other FAQs
Starting a new therapy can be exciting, but scary. If you’re thinking about starting TMS therapy, you probably have a lot of questions floating around in your head that you don’t know the answers to. Here are nine of the most commonly asked questions we get at Genesis about TMS […]
Using TMS Therapy to Treat OCD (Here’s What You Need to Know)
Using TMS Therapy to Treat OCD (Here’s What You Need to Know)
Ted Williams, MD, 20 Oct 2021
Topics: TMS Therapy
Obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD, is one of the most debilitating mental health conditions out there; its symptoms can severely limit the extent to which someone is able to participate in everyday life. It’s also more common than people realize, with two percent of the world population suffering from this disease. […]
How Can Depression Be Treated?
How Can Depression Be Treated?
Depression is a diagnosable mental health condition that can quickly become severe if left untreated. It’s a serious and common disease all around the world; it’s estimated that over 264 million people globally suffer from depression. But there’s hope for people who’ve been diagnosed with depression: there are many effective […]
TMS Therapy in San Antonio: 5 Benefits
TMS Therapy in San Antonio: 5 Benefits
Lilly Sanchez, 28 Jul 2021
Topics: TMS Therapy
Transcranial magnetic stimulation, or TMS therapy, is an innovative new therapy technique that’s been proven to be especially helpful for treatment-resistant depression. If you’ve tried different depression treatments and haven’t seen any results, don’t give up hope. TMS therapy has helped many people recover from depression, even when nothing else […]
How is TMS Therapy Used for Treating Depression?
How is TMS Therapy Used for Treating Depression?
Ted Williams, MD, 20 Apr 2021
Depression can be stubborn. It’s despairing to do all the “right” things and take all the “right” medications, only to find that your symptoms of depression just won’t go away. It’s easy to start feeling hopeless – like nothing will ever work, and that you’re doomed to feel this low […]
The Pros and Cons of TMS Therapy
The Pros and Cons of TMS Therapy
Lilly Sanchez, 19 Mar 2021
When deciding on a treatment plan for depression, there are pros and cons that should be considered. TMS therapy has its own pros and cons. The pros tend to outweigh the cons, but still, it’s best to familiarize yourself with the common benefits and side effects so you can make […]
Genesis Behavioral Health Launches New Website
Genesis Behavioral Health Launches New Website
Topics: News
Genesis Behavioral Health is pleased to announce the launch of our new and improved website! The new site went live on February 17th, 2021 with a fresh look and feel, updated navigation, and new informational content. We hope these changes will allow you to easily find the information you need, […]