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:
Feelings of sadness, tearfulness, emptiness, or hopelessness
Loss of interest or pleasure in most or all normal activities
Sleep disturbances, including insomnia or excessive sleep
Changes in appetite
Anxiety, agitation, or restlessness
Angry outbursts, irritability, or frustration
Frequent or recurrent thoughts of death, suicidal thoughts, suicide attempts, or suicide
Feelings of worthlessness, guilt, or self blame
Difficulty thinking, concentrating, making decisions, and remembering things
Slowed thinking, speaking, or body movements
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