Depression Treatment in Tampa, FL
Depression is a psychiatric disorder that affects millions of adults each year across the world. Depression starts as intense feelings of sadness, but over time leads to social isolation and withdrawal as well as other physical symptoms.
If you are suffering from depression, it will deeply change the way you think, feel, and behave. You may find it difficult to carry out everyday tasks or lose interest in your hobbies.
There is no shame in admitting you are depressed. Seeking treatment for your depression should never be taken as a sign of weakness because depression requires treatment to truly get better. If left untreated, depression may even get worse with time.
Symptoms & Diagnosis
While some people only feel the symptoms of depression once in their life, in most cases depression occurs in multiple episodes over a person’s life. During these intense episodes of depression, symptoms occur most of the day and on most days.
Symptoms may include feelings of hopelessness or emptiness, angry outbursts, fatigue, slowed thinking/moving, a fixation on self-guilt, and some of the following:
At Greater Wellness Clinic, we use an innovative new treatment known as ketamine infusions. Thomas Insel, former director of the National Institute of Mental Health, even says ketamine “might be the most important breakthrough in antidepressant treatment in decades”. Studies indicate that up to 77% of patients may respond positively to ketamine treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions About Depression
Depression varies greatly between cases, and is often misunderstood and incorrectly portrayed by society at large. Here are some pertinent facts about depression you may not have been aware of.
Types of Depression
We Can Help!
If you or a loved one has struggled with treatment-depression, and other medications have not worked, then you may be a good candidate for ketamine for depression treatment. Contact our friendly staff today and schedule your free consultation.