STRUGGLING with DEPRESSION, ANXIETY, or BIPOLARITY? LEARNING can really HELP. Start with ARTICLES above or Topics below. Ty! Bill

Deep Brain Stimulation for Depression: Would You Do It?

treatment for treatment resistant depression

When it comes to the development of new interventions for depression, as well as other mood and anxiety disorders, drugs typically get the spotlight. But there’s more in the pipeline than just meds. Tap-in and let’s chat deep brain stimulation…

“OMG! My coping props aren’t working. Now what am I going to do?!”

why isn’t my anxiety going away

You’ve had your mojo working for quite a while now. You’ve been dippin’ and dodgin’, movin’ and groovin’, holding those symptoms at bay. Only problem is, you’ve been using “coping props” to pull it off. And props have a not so funny way of losing their magic. So, then, what are you supposed to do now?

“ADHD, bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder. Okay, which is it?”

Do I have ADHD

Diabetes, hypothyroidism, hypertension, a UTI. If you have ’em, you have ’em – with numbers to support the diagnosis. The emotional and mental disorders? Were it that simple, right? Let’s bring the dilemma to the fore by chatting the symptoms, and their overlap, of ADHD, bipolar disorder, and borderline personality disorder…

The Freeze Response (and the temperature could be a sizzling 90 degrees)

Symptoms of anxiety

The mood and anxiety disorders can throw so many odd phenomena our way – things that just don’t frequent disorder symptom lists. Sure can be scary, at least until we learn what they really are and how to manage them. And so it goes with the freeze response. Tap-in, let’s thaw, and talk it over…

Hope for Anxiety: An Important Update on Drugs in Development

new drugs for anxiety

Anxiety disorders are just plain nasty. Trust me, I’ve shared my life with a couple for decades. Yeah, there are plenty of meds available that may provide relief, but count-on-it effectiveness remains a disappointing problem. So is there any hope? Let’s do an update on drugs in development for anxiety…