treatment for ocd and anxiety

TMS Treatment for OCD and Anxiety

For individuals who struggle with either anxiety or obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) each day is punctuated with challenges to be overcome. Held captive by the symptoms of these disorders, many choose to isolate themselves rather than face the many obstacles placed before them. This only leads to loneliness and further impairment, not to mention loss of […]

gut health and depression

The Possible Connection Between Gut Health and Depression

The gut is the new research frontier when it comes to learning more about what causes depression. That’s right, the gut. There are new studies that point to a potential link between the human microbiome, the bacteria, fungi, viruses, and archaea that reside in the gastrointestinal system, and depression. While that may seem a stretch, […]

how to overcome ocd

How to Overcome OCD

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a chronic mental health disorder that is included in the spectrum of anxiety disorders. Depending on the severity of the OCD, this disorder has the capability of causing serious impairment in daily life. Due to the chronic nature of OCD, it is not reasonable to expect a cure for the disorder, […]

resources for veterans with mental illness

Resources for Veterans With Mental Illness

One issue that should matter to every American citizen is the health and wellbeing of our military. Whether they are active duty or veterans, having important sources of help to manage a mental health disorder is imperative. These individuals have put their lives on the line in many cases, selflessly serving the country for our […]

depression and ptsd in veterans

Depression and PTSD in Veterans

Military veterans attempting to re-enter civilian life may encounter a variety of challenges. Military life is highly structured and regulated, so returning to regular civilization can be difficult. One prevailing problem our veterans face upon returning home is the presence of co-occurring post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. Depression and PTSD in veterans has become a […]

energy drinks and mental health

Energy Drinks and Mental Health

Over the past few decades, the creation of energy drinks formulated to boost your adrenaline and give you a much needed pick-me-up has been on the rise. However, some would question the long-term effects of chronic use on the body. This study examines the findings of over fifty peer-reviewed articles studying the association of energy […]

Psychiatrist Costa Mesa

Psychiatrist Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach

Most of us, at one time in life or another, will struggle with a mental health disorder.  In fact, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, about one in four American adults is has a diagnosable mental health disorder in a given year.  This may be a short-lived bout of anxiety or years-long depressive […]

Huntington Beach Therapists Psychologists Counseling TMS

Huntington Beach Therapists Psychologists Counseling TMS

Huntington Beach Therapists and TMS Specialists for Depression and Anxiety Struggling with a mental health disorder such as major depression can often make you feel like you are literally drowning.  Each day presents challenges to complete even the most basic tasks because you just feel exhausted, unmotivated, and sad. You may feel unable to push […]

TMS Therapy for Anxiety

TMS Therapy for Anxiety

TMS Therapy for Anxiety and Depression Like spaghetti and meatballs, anxiety and depression often coexist.  Either one of these common mental health disorders alone can cause serious impairment in one’s daily life, but when they are both present it can be absolutely debilitating.  Anxiety can cripple one with irrational fears, and coupled with depression can leave a […]