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COVID Depression

2020-12-16T13:09:41-07:00 December 16th, 2020|

Since the coronavirus lockdowns began in March, mental health issues have escalated. Psychological distress increases when natural disasters, wars, and mass traumas occur. The COVID-19 pandemic has led to months of social isolation, fear, anxiety, and depression. Depression diagnosis has severely increased since the pandemic began, and the numbers are continuing to get worse as [...]

Managing Your PTSD in a Pandemic

2020-11-30T15:33:38-07:00 November 30th, 2020|

For those people who are struggling with PTSD, the pandemic can make things much more difficult. The COVID-19 crisis is causing anxiety, fear, lack of control, panic, and even fear of death in many individuals without PTSD. For someone who has been exposed to a traumatic event in their past, this current crisis can trigger [...]

Ketamine for Behavioral Health Treatment During the Holidays

2020-11-19T12:20:12-07:00 November 19th, 2020|

As the holidays approach many people get excited and look forward to the joyful season. For others, the stress of family commitments, high expectations, and the commercialization of the holidays leave them feeling the “holiday blues.” The key to getting through the holidays is managing the stress and seeking help for your anxiety, depression, or [...]

Men’s Mental Health Matters Too

2020-09-23T09:52:04-07:00 September 23rd, 2020|

Today’s world is full of uncertainty and chaos and everyone is experiencing emotional stress, anxiety, and depression. These unprecedented times have shone a light on mental health. Women in general have always been a little more willing to discuss their mental health challenges than men. There is a stigma with men when it comes to [...]

Does Music During Ketamine Infusion Treatments Have an Effect on My Experience?

2020-08-21T14:30:22-07:00 August 21st, 2020|

Having ketamine infusion therapy treatment is a pleasurable experience. You will comfortably relax during the treatment in a safe, quiet environment. While you will not lose consciousness, most people describe the experience as a pleasant out of body experience. The dissociative effect is what helps people to experience the underlying effects that may be leading [...]

Bridging the Gap Between Medical Providers and Ketamine Clinics

2020-07-03T14:11:17-07:00 July 3rd, 2020|

Ketamine infusion treatments for pain, depression, anxiety, etc. is still a relatively new healthcare treatment option that some medical providers have minimal experience with. A better relationship must be built between medical providers and ketamine clinics that will benefit patients and provide viable options for treating their symptoms by collaborating to create an optimal, all-inclusive [...]

Treatment Resistant

2020-06-18T14:57:34-07:00 June 18th, 2020|

There is a wide range of effective, evidence-based, biological, and psychotherapeutic treatments for people with depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, etc. However, some people who receive medications and psychotherapy are not able to become fully functioning. Despite trying several treatments, they may show improvement, but still be unable to work, attend school, or function adequately in society. [...]