Potential Use of TMS for Depression in Special Populations

Potential Use of TMS for Depression in Special Populations

Potential Use of TMS for Depression in Special Populations General Considerations Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is increasingly being utilized as a treatment option for depression, and with this comes a need for a conversation about special groups that may need and benefit from this treatment. More than 35 randomized control trials have been published reporting…

Think Positive, Feel Positive: A Story of Overcoming Depression through Mindfulness and dTMS

Nepalese poet, researcher and author of “Quote Me Everyday”, Santosh Kalwar, is quoted saying, “We are addicted to our thoughts. We cannot change anything if we cannot change our thinking.” This simple statement given by Santosh is the absolute basis of a rapidly growing field of psychology called, Positive Psychology. My name is Brandyn Roach…

Complimentary Treatments Gaining Greater Acceptance

Not too long ago TIME Magazine published an article that mentioned new drug-free treatments for patients undergoing major depression. Exercise, mindfulness, and the treatment that I am most familiar with, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), were also listed as possible non-drug depression treatment options. I was excited to see that alternative medicine is finally becoming more…