What Is Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder?

What Is Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder?

Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is very similar to premenstrual syndrome (PMS) however, it is not as common. Recent studies have shown that roughly 80 to 90% of women experience PMS symptoms with only 2.5 to 3% of them showing signs of PMDD.  Despite its low...
We Now Accept Optum Insurance

We Now Accept Optum Insurance

D’Amore Healthcare now accepts Optum Insurance for Mental Health Treatment D’Amore Healthcare is proud to announce that we now accept Optum Insurance.  Our comprehensive mental health program offers psychiatric residential treatment for a multitude of...
Can You Go To Rehab For Depression?

Can You Go To Rehab For Depression?

Most people associate rehab with drug and alcohol addictions. However, there are similar residential mental health facilities that specialize in mental health disorders beyond just substance use disorders. Inpatient treatment for depression in a residential setting...
How Emotional Abuse and Mental Illness are Related

How Emotional Abuse and Mental Illness are Related

The term “mental illness” has historically adopted negative connotations from society for years. Until recently, mental illnesses were neglected by medicine and deeply misunderstood. Finally, research is shedding more light on why mental diseases occur and...
Despair is the Question, Community is the Answer

Despair is the Question, Community is the Answer

“One of the most important things you can do on this earth is to let people know they are not alone,” said Shannon Adler.  The depths of despair that lead someone to consider ending their own life cannot be described in words but those who have felt it recognize it...
Genetic Testing for Mental Health Disorders

Genetic Testing for Mental Health Disorders

The causes of mental illness vary, but recent advances surrounding genetic testing for mental health are transforming both diagnosis and treatment options. Most mental illnesses are treated with a combination of therapies and medication. But not every patient responds...
10 Signs Your Depression Meds Aren’t Working

10 Signs Your Depression Meds Aren’t Working

Antidepressants won’t prevent your depression. Nevertheless, they can support or achieve their symptoms. Tranquil, searching for the correct medication, can yield nearly trial and error. Also, not all drugs work for all humans. It is crucial to know the symbols that a...
Identifying and Coping with a Depression Relapse

Identifying and Coping with a Depression Relapse

Depression is a treatable condition. If you are suffering from depression, there is a wide range of mental health treatments and therapies that can help. Unfortunately, beating depression is not a guarantee that it won’t return. In fact, at least 50% of people...