One of the most common psychiatric disorders with a primary characteristic of persistent disturbance in mood. Causes vary from environmental stressors, including multiple losses, to genetics with a family history of depression, especially a first degree relative such as the mother and/or father. Depression can negatively affect how you feel, the way you think and how you act.
Evidence based practice through research has shown that the best intervention to tackle depression is a combination of medication management and psychotherapy. Here at Epperson’s Behavioral Healthcare, you will be provided with many resources and referrals to the best therapists in the State of Texas to offer all types of psychotherapy. Medication management through evidence-based practice is done on an individual bases depending on many factors that could be contributing to your depression symptoms.