TMS is a safe and effective treatment for patients suffering from a range of mental health disorders, including anxiety. Originally used to treat long-term depression, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation has also been used as an effective treatment for conditions like ADHD, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, and more. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation is non-invasive and is a great option for […]
Does PTSD Go Away on Its Own?
Many people experience a traumatic event at some point in their lives. This could be warfare, a physical or sexual assault, a major accident, a sudden death in the family, or a natural disaster. Sometimes, such a situation can cause post-traumatic stress disorder, which makes it difficult for the patient to move on. Here at […]
What Really Causes Depression?
People from all walks of life suffer from depression. As a result of this condition, they might struggle with low mood, feelings of hopelessness and guilt, a lack of energy, insomnia, and poor concentration. Here at Lopez-Larson & Associates in Park City, UT, we frequently treat patients with this mental health condition. Usually, the first […]
Is It Possible to Treat General Anxiety Disorder?
Experiencing some nervousness or worry is perfectly normal and is part of the body’s response to life’s many stressors. Most healthy individuals experience worry in response to stressful events around important issues such as family, work, and the environment. However, individuals struggling with General Anxiety Disorder (GAD) experience anxious thoughts and negative feelings persistently, even […]
What Happens To the Brain During Depression?
It is estimated that more than 264 million people suffer from depression around the world. This condition is wide-spread and can affect anyone, no matter how well they take care of themselves. Unfortunately, being depressed can have a profoundly negative impact on your brain, which makes recovery more difficult. Here at Dr. Melissa Lopez-Larson & […]
What Are the Signs of PTSD?
Traumatic events such as a motor vehicle accident, a sexual assault, a natural disaster, or the unexpected loss of a family member can have a profound impact on our mental health. This also goes for ongoing events such as serving in the military or being a first responder. You may develop PTSD symptoms that are […]
Can Bipolar Go Away?
If you or a family member has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, we know you have questions. The good news is you don’t have to search for information alone. At the office of Melissa Lopez-Larson, MD, in Park City, UT, we not only have answers, but we also want to help you manage symptoms in the most […]
How Does Anxiety Make You Feel?
We all experience worry and stress at times, but sometimes it doesn’t seem to go away. In fact, it may get worse over time until we don’t feel in control anymore. At Dr. Melissa Larson and Associates in Park City UT, we specialize in diagnosing and treating patients suffering from General Anxiety Disorder. We can help you […]