When To Visit Our Provider
Our provider will help you to identify if you may be suffering from a psychiatric disorders and recommend appropirate treatment options. These disorders will affect how you think and behave. In severe cases, they can cause death or deprive you of your freedom. Some of the common psychiatric disorders are:
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Our provider may able to help you with a broad range of medical issues. Silver Creek Addiction Medicine medical provider is able to assess your mental health as well as your physical health.
Our provider can assist clients in designing plans for treatment, prescribe psycho-pharmaceuticals and other medicines, work with other healthcare professionals, and educate patients and communities on mental health and well-being, suggesting various approaches to treat your health condition. All this will help you in a solid recovery plan and carry out your daily activities normally.
How Our Provider Will Assist You in Developing a Treatment Plan
You need to have a treatment plan, otherwise, you will not achieve the desired results. Our medical provider will help you develop a treatment plan to appropriately address your concerns. The plan should be specific, measurable, and have attainable and relevant goals. When developing the plan, they will write down your personal and health condition information. Also, the staff will write your treatment goals and how long the treatment will take. The medical provider will monitor how good the plan is and make adjustments when there is a need.
For the plan to work effectively, our provider will also assess if there are any other disorders recognizable and have discussions with your surrounding options.
Antidepressants treat depression, severe panic attacks, eating disorders, and personality disorders.
Antipsychotic medications reduce psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions. Therefore, a psychiatrist will prescribe antipsychotics when suffering from bipolar disorder or schizophrenia.
Hypnotics treat sleeplessness, restlessness, and many other forms of insomnia.
Mood stabilizers stabilize moods. Therefore, a psychiatrist will give you these medications when suffering from bipolar disorder.
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
Our nurse practitioner may use this method when other treatment plans fail to work for you. This treatment involves the use of controlled electrical current and anesthetic drugs. The electrical current is supposed to trigger a brief seizure in the brain and control a mental health disorder’s symptoms. Although it does not work for some people, it effectively treats several mental health disorders such as depression.LEARN MORE