Psychiatry Blog

5 Ways to Prepare for an Online Psychiatrist Appointment
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Preparing for a new online psychiatrist appointment can be nerve-wracking, especially if you have never been to psychiatry or counseling before and do not know what to expect. This can lead to feelings of anxiety, uneasiness, or all out seeking to bail out of the appointment or meeting. This is why it is important to somewhat prepare for the meeting with your psychiatrist. As they say, the prepared beats the unprepared, and going in with things that
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Depression Episode: What is it?
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What Causes a Depression Episode? Depression episodes are a mood disorder characterized by feelings of excessive sadness, hopelessness, and low energy. Often, these episodes recur over a person’s lifetime, but some people experience single-event depression episode resulting from something like a difficult life event. To qualify as a depressive episode, the symptoms of depression must go on for at least two consecutive weeks. Once they begin, the symptoms of a depression episode can last for weeks, months,
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Can an Online Psychiatrist Prescribe Medication?
Can an Online Psychiatrist Prescribe Medication
Can an Online Psychiatrist Prescribe Medication? The short answer is, Yes! Online Psychiatrists who went to medical school and have an active license in your state do prescribe medication. But there is a lot more to online psychiatry (also called telepsychiatry or telemedicine) that you should know. What is Online Psychiatry, or Telepsychiatry? Telemedicine is a method or process of delivering health care from a distance through online technology, often using videoconferencing. Desktops, laptops, tablets, and smartphones
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Physical Symptoms of Anxiety
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Anxiety has Physical Symptoms Some level of anxiety affects more than 40 million adults in the United States. It is also one of the most common mental illnesses in the US and manifests itself in the form of various symptoms, including physical symptoms of anxiety. While it is often believed that anxiety affects you mentally, the truth is that it can also impact you physically. In this article, we will explore the varied physical symptoms of anxiety.
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Applied Behavioral Analysis – A Therapy for Autism
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Applied Behavioral Analysis Applied behavioral analysis, or ABA, is a type of therapy for individuals with autism. This article will explain the basics of ABA and how it works for children with autism and their parents.   What Is Applied Behavioral Analysis? The basis of applied behavioral analysis is that applied behavioral analysts observe patterns in problem behavior and learning. This helps them to identify how their patients learn, what triggers their behaviors, and how their behavior
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