Mile High Behavioral Health
8801 E Hampden Ave
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What is Depression?
Depression is much more than just sadness; depression can engulf a personís day to day life. Also called major depressive disorder and clinical depression, depression is a combination of symptoms that affects how a person feels, thinks and behaves. Depression interferes with a personís ability to perform daily activities/responsibilities and enjoy in activities that were once pleasurable. Depression can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems as well as preventing a person from functioning normally.
What are the common signs or symptoms of Depression?
∑ Negative thoughts/moods/behaviors
∑ Low energy
∑ Problems eating/sleeping
∑ Feeling hopeless, worthless or helpless
∑ Loss of interest in activities or hobbies once pleasurable
∑ Insomnia, early-morning wakefulness, or excessive sleeping
∑ Thoughts of suicide, suicide attempts
∑ Aches or pains, headaches, cramps, or digestive problems that do not ease
What are possible effective treatments for Depression?
Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
∑ Behavioral Activation
∑ Prozac (Fluoxetine)
∑ Zoloft (sertraline)
∑ Lexapro (Escitalopram)
∑ Paxil (Paroxetine)
∑ Celexa (Citalopram)
∑ Effexor (Vanlafaxine)
∑ Cymbalta (Duloxetine)
∑ Wellbutrin (Buproprion)
How can I learn more about Depression?
Phone: (303) 960-6249
Fax: (303) 537-6923