If individuals have no direct first-hand experience with mental health treatment, their view is often clouded by a stigma of chronic mental illness. The reality is that as much as 20-30 percent of the population have some type of mood … Continued
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Depression is probably the single most common reason for seeing a mental health professional. However, we also provide a number of other services described above and for every mental health condition. In addition to depression and bipolar disorder, generalized anxiety … Continued
The simple answer is yes to prevent development of a more serious disorder. Oftentimes, patients can talk first to their primary care physician, but should a condition and symptoms last more than two weeks, more specialized attention might be warranted.
Depressed mood, loss of interest in one’s usual activities, insomnia, severe anxiety, numerous unexplained physical symptoms, perceptual distortions such as hallucinations or strange beliefs, paranoia, chronic and excessive nervousness, anger episodes, and interpersonal difficulties.
Yes. It is also important to note that frequently, patients unconsciously use substances to manage how they feel. There may well be underlying mental health issues that need to be addressed once the chemical dependency problems are resolved and vice … Continued
The Arkansas Psychiatric Clinic staff provides a variety of services at all levels, to include family and marriage counseling. But unfortunately, most insurances do not cover some aspects of preventative care.