PSYCLINIC – JANE’S STORY
Jane G. is attractive, creative, intelligent, and suffers from depression. “My initial bout with depression followed the birth of my first child, when I was 22,” she says. It was the first of many struggles Jane would experience throughout her life.
PSYCLINIC – MELBA’S STORY
Most of you probably think that, if you suffered from depression, you would know it. But that’s not always the case. It’s true that depression might feel like sadness, or maybe cause you to cry a lot, or make you feel…well…depressed. However, depression doesn’t always lookor feel like a dark mood. Just ask Melba. "I had experienced depression in the past, and I thought I knew what it felt like," Melba says. "In 1976 I had a complete breakdown…"
PSYCLINIC – JAN’S STORY
Jan is a hospice nurse, and before that worked as an R.N. in a hospital emergency room and as a flight nurse. Though her patients were near death and dying, Jan always kept a smile on her face and lifted the spirits of those around her…
PSYCLINIC – JENNIFER’S STORY
Jennifer says she would like others to know that there is a new option for depression. You dont have to live with it the rest of your life. Depression is terrifying. So no matter how you are trying to deal with it with medication, alcohol, or you are a workaholic or non-functional, consider TMS Therapy…
PSYCLINIC – LUCY’S STORY
Even my grandchildren see a new me.They came over the other day and said, Grandma you are feeling better! I am 73 years young and I have a lot of life to live…
PSYCLINIC – STACEY’S STORY
I am sharing my story because I want everyone to know about TMS. Too many people are suffering with depression and there are too many tragedies because of it…
PSYCLINIC – TAMMY’S STORY
I feel like I am a stronger person now, she says. I am sharing my personal story because I really feel that God has put me through this battle so that I can help others…
Q & A WITH DR. A.
Living with depression is never easy, but it can become especially challenging during the holidays. Navigating crowded stores, attending events with family and friends, entertaining at your home all of these add stress to your normal routine. Both expectation and emotions are elevated and can become overwhelming…
PSYCLINIC AS FEATURED IN THE SPACE CITY KIDS MAGAZINE
As with any other mental health issue, Dr. Ahmed is never in a hurry to put a child on medication. He works hard to find the right treatment plan. Medication is always a last resort…
ONE MORE REASON TO BE THANKFUL TO HIM
What Robin Williams can teach us about mental health and depression…
I GOT THE ELEPHANT OFF MY BACK
Quin and his mother share a very special bond. It is evident to anyone who spends more than a few minutes with the two. His battle with depression lasted long enough to span about a quarter of his short 20 years….
TRUE TIMING BY GOD
For Sharon, depression is not an illness; it’s a lifetime companion and long-fought struggle. She doesn’t recall not being depressed and doesn’t remember ever feeling true happiness. Therefore, it was her comfort zone to be depressed and stay depressed until she reached a point where life is not interesting for her anymore and she wants to be dead. Her family got used to knowing her as depressed and having a very low tolerance for ….
GET UP AND GET GOING
Elisabeth doesn’t recall ever being happy. As a child, she learned to live with her depression, but she relied on a good connection with God and spiritual strength to get her through life. She would watch her siblings
being happy and outgoing and found it hardto understand. Through her teenage years….
I AM HERE AND HERE TO STAY
Julianna’s depression started many years ago when she got a divorce in 1990. It was difficult for her to hold on to a job. “I lost my job, house and car,” she said. She didn’t seek out medication until 2001, after the tragic accidental death of her 6-month-old grand-daughter, Aliana. ….
IT CAN HAPPEN
Elizabeth cannot recall ever being happy. Growing up, she always felt intimidated and just couldn’t relate to her happy siblings and schoolmates. Even as a young married woman and mother of two small children, Elizabeth could not escape her suffocating depression. When she
divorced and moved back home with her parents and two little ones…
I AM AMY
I am Amy. If you have met me at the grocery store, I am the one wandering
between the aisles with a sad face. I am the one spending double the time
getting my shopping done because I can’t even remember what I needed in the first place! If you have met me at work, I am that clerk sitting behind the desk avoiding eye contact…