Depression rehab

Reach out to us today! Most Private Insurance Accepted

07-19   Researchers identify gene that may play key role in depression

Depression is one of the most prevalent mental health problems affecting people worldwide. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 300 million people, across all age groups, are living with depression. Experts attribute most cases of suicide to acute depressive symptoms. Now, a group of researchers from the University of Maryland, School of […]

02-24   Mild heart problems can increase anxiety and lead to a negative outlook on life

A study published in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes found that individuals with mild heart conditions report feeling in poorer health, having heightened feelings of anxiety and having a poorer outlook on life than the general population. More than 500 individuals with mild heart disease and 1,300 without heart trouble were involved in the study. […]

01-25   Success syndrome: When too much of a good thing backfires

In 1987, paramedic Robert O’Donnell saved Jessica McClure after the toddler fell into a well. He was cheered as a hero. Eight years after his heroic turn, O’Donnell shot himself. There is a saying: Be careful what you wish for. In O’Donnell’s case, he didn’t wish for fame but it found him, and he found […]

11-09   Looking on the brighter side may increase effectiveness of SSRIs, improve depression

You probably have met a person at least in passing who has been diagnosed with depression, or perhaps someone closer to you has the disorder – maybe your friend, partner or family member. Sadness, loss of interest, trouble sleeping, changes in appetite, and even thoughts of suicide plague individuals living with depression. According to Depression […]

Guns, the mentally ill and suicide

09-06   The mentally ill are more likely to harm themselves than others

Ask the typical person what they find most frightening about mental illness, and you’ll probably hear something about violence. People tend to recall images like a frantic homeless man angrily ranting to himself as he stumbles up a city street, or even darker stories of people hearing voices commanding them to kill. It’s a common […]

1 2