‘Depression Helmet’ Therapy, an Alternative Treatment

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Treating Depression Through Deep TMS ‘Helmet’ Therapy First it was the Cymbalta. Oh, how much hope one has when leaving the doctor’s office with a potential lifesaving prescription in hand. After suffering in silence with serious depression, all hopes for relief are pinned to a drug that might just change life for the better. Until … Read more

TMS vs. ECT Therapy for Depression Treatment

TMS vs. ECT Therapy for Depression Treatment

TMS Effective and Safer than ECT Therapy in Treating Depression ECT therapy was once known as electric shock therapy (ETC).  It is the oldest form of psychiatric therapy, having first been utilized in 1938 in Italy to treat various forms of mental illness.  Used to treat serious mental health disorders, ECT therapy involves sedating the … Read more

TMS Costs – is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Affordable?

Is TMS affordable? How much does TMS Cost?

TMS Therapy, an Alternative Treatment for Depression When it comes to living with persistent depression, getting the treatment and care you require is of paramount importance. There are countless cases of patients who have struggled for years with the debilitating effects of major depressive disorder, without finding relief. Those who haven’t responded well to antidepressants … Read more

dTMS on In Style TV featured on the We TV Channel Nationally

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Watch the video above to see the nationally broadcasted segment on deep TMS! This was done on In Style TV on the WE TV Channel and it shows some of the highlights of this groundbreaking treatment.  

Treating Depression When Medication Doesn’t Work

Treating Depression When Medication Doesn’t Work

By Scott West, M.D. | Jun. 22, 2018 The recent, tragic deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain are a reminder of the battle so many of us are fighting, often silently. Depression doesn’t discriminate, and even celebrities are a part of the 320 million people around the world living with depression. I’ve met many of these individuals in my … Read more

MythBusted: Breaking the Code on Depression Treatment

Breaking the Code on Depression Treatment

On August 11th, 2014 legendary comedian and movie star Robin Williams took his own life after quietly battling major depression for several decades. His suicide took the world by total surprise for one reason – nobody thought Robin Williams was depressed. He never showed any signs, at least in the public eye. He was universally … Read more

Postpartum Depression Treatment in Massachusetts

Postpartum Depression Treatment in Massachusetts

Helping Mothers Recover from the “Baby Blues” Clinical depression rates among women are double those of men, often explained as the result of hormonal changes women experience starting with puberty.  Although hormonal fluctuations are a significant contributing factor to the high rates of depression among women, life circumstances and general life stressors can compound the … Read more

TMS Depression Treatment in Amherst, MA

TMS Depression Treatment in Amherst, MA

Finding Depression Treatment Near Me Options in Amherst, MA Being saddled with a persistent case of the blues can be life altering.  Living with ongoing depression can hobble a person’s life on all fronts, removing the motivation to accomplish even the most routine daily tasks.  In the extreme, major depression can sideline an individual from participating in … Read more

TMS Treatment and Depression Therapist Working Together

TMS Treatment and Depression Therapist Working Together

Depression treatment over the past 50 years is still not meeting the needs of patients. Rates of depression in the U.S. continue on an upward trajectory, with over 15 million Americans suffering from a major depressive episode annually, according to data provided by the National Institute of Mental Health. The hope for a cure for … Read more

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