Depression Treatment in Kansas City

Depression is a common mood disorder that affects many of our clients. Depression causes a persistent feeling of sadness, loss of interest and may cause difficulty doing normal day to day activities. Most people with depression feel better with medication, psychotherapy or a combination of the two.

Symptoms of depression may include:

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Feelings of sadness, tearfulness, emptiness, or hopelessness

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Loss of interest or pleasure in most or all normal activities

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Sleep disturbances, including insomnia or excessive sleep

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Changes in appetite

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Anxiety, agitation, or restlessness

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Angry outbursts, irritability, or frustration

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Frequent or recurrent thoughts of death, suicidal thoughts, suicide attempts, or suicide

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Feelings of worthlessness, guilt, or self blame

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Difficulty thinking, concentrating, making decisions, and remembering things

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Slowed thinking, speaking, or body movements

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Unexplained physical ailments such headaches

At Kansas City Counseling...

…our treatment is guided by an exploration of the person as a whole. We explore the cycle of depression and identify the stressors, thoughts, and feelings that may be contributing to the symptoms of depression. Our goal is to lessen the frequency and severity of your symptoms and help you develop healthy coping skills.

Find Your Strength at Kansas City Counseling

8826 Santa Fe Drive, Suite 209, Overland Park, Kansas 66212

counselinginkansascity@gmail.com