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Ketamine vs. ECT: A Breakthrough Study on Treatment-Resistant Depression

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Introduction Treatment-resistant depression is a debilitating form of the mental health condition that afflicts a significant portion of the population. It is characterized by the lack of response to conventional treatments such as antidepressant medications and psychotherapy. Individuals suffering from treatment-resistant depression often face persistent, severe symptoms that can have a profound impact on their […]

Ketamine: an Effective PTSD Treatment for War Veterans

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Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy (KAP) is proving to be a game-changer as a PTSD treatment  among war veterans, offering a ray of hope for those who have struggled with the enduring effects of trauma. KAP combines the therapeutic benefits of ketamine with traditional psychotherapy to provide a unique and effective approach to healing. This innovative method […]

How Does Ketamine Work

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Ketamine, an FDA approved anesthetic agent, is being used off label to treat a variety of mental health issues.  While there is the most research for treatment refractory depression (including bipolar depression), suicidal ideation, PTSD, and addiction, there is also research suggesting beneficial effects for OCD, anxiety, eating disorders, and end of life care.  This blog explores the different ways that Ketamine treats mental health issues. A Unique Mechanism of Action:   Compared to other antidepressants, ketamine has a […]