Depression Treatment (Psychiatry)
Body Area: Chest
Body Parts: Lungs
Symptoms: Feeling of Not Being Able to Get Air
Depression screening will evaluate if your feelings of being sad all the time are clinical depression, or circumstantial. This will determine your treatment plan with the psychiatrist. Prescription medications are available and there are many different ones to choose from based on your lifestyle and symptoms. It may take time to find the right treatment and/or medication for you. Treatment may also include modifications to your exercise and nutrition habits as well as way to ensure you are getting enough social support from friends and family. Meeting with a specialist will help you decide on a plan that is right for you.