Treating Depression, Anxiety and Co-Occurring Medical Conditions in Adults 19 - 65+
For Individuals, Couples and Groups
What to expect
Upon your first contact, you will be asked some general questions to assess if you are seeking individual, couples or group therapy, availability of your schedule to help coordinate appointments, and methods of payment. For your first session, you will be asked to fill out initial paperwork, sign a release of treatment authorization, review and sign hipaa privacy and confidentiality laws, and discuss with you the therapy process and what brings you to seek therapy. Privacy is highly respected and all hipaa laws, policies and procedures are strictly followed.
Do you accept insurance? How does insurance work?
To determine if you have mental health coverage, the first thing you should do is check with your insurance carrier. Check your coverage carefully and find the answers to the following questions:
What are my mental health benefits?
What is the coverage amount per therapy session?
How many therapy sessions does my plan cover?
How much does my insurance pay for an out-of-network provider?
Is approval required from my primary care physician?
It's not your fault. People with symptoms of bipolar disorder often experience symptoms of anxiety and/or adhd simultaneously. Maintaining professional or personal relationships can be challenging. It is possible and feasible to learn to manage and be in control of all of these symptoms and have meaningful, successful relationships and employment. It's not your fault.
Depression tends to be thoughts of "gloom and doom." A sense of a "black cloud" and heaviness are common. Sleeping a lot, poor hygiene, difficulty accomplishing tasks and a significant lack of motivation. At times, it can be weeks before a person leaves their home due to depression. There is Hope
Anxiety tends to be the "what if thoughts." Truly fear of the unknown. Sleep is often affected by frequent awakenings and difficulty falling asleep. At times, high anxiety may appear as symptoms of adhd or mania. There is Help