get the depression treatment you need

If you have been having side effects or treatment resistant depression please contact us today to find lasting relief.

The #1 Rated Depression Treatment Center in Charlotte County

We offer telemedicine
for depression treatment

It’s common to feel sad, lonely, or depressed. But when these feelings last for long periods of time, it can affect your ability to handle minor daily tasks, change you as a person, and keep you from leading a happy and meaningful life. There is help for you.

MOST COMMON SYMPTOMS

You might be experiencing depression if you have some of the symptoms below:

 

  • Deep feelings of sadness, irritability, emptiness, or anxious
  • Feelings of worthlessness, hopelessness or guilt
  • Appetite or weight changes
  • Changes in sleep
  • Lack of energy
  • Inability to concentrate
  • Difficulty getting through day-to-day activities
  • Loss of interest in hobbies or activities
  • Withdrawal from friends
  • Thoughts of death or suicide

WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

The most common types of depression:

4 Phases Of Successful Treatment

1. Awareness

Recognizing that you might be experiencing depression is the 1st step in treating depression. Schedule an appointment with our office.

2. Diagnosis

During your first appointment, we will perform a thorough evaluation to diagnose you for depression and determine the severity.

3. Treatment

Once properly diagnosed, a custom plan will be created to treat your depression. This may include medication, talk therapy, or integrative treatments.

4. Happiness

Showing up to every appointment and following our recommended treatment plan will increase your chance to overcome your depression.

Top Treatments For Depression

Brain Well Program

We get to the root of the problem through a series of labs and a personalized treatment plan. Treatment plans include HRT, nutrition, supplementation, lifestyle habits, and cognitive behavioral therapy.

Talk Therapy

Also called “psychotherapy”, talk therapy involves speaking 1 on 1 with one of our professionally trained and licensed therapists to find relief from emotional distress and seek solutions to your life’s problems.

Medication

We will create a personalized medication plan depending on your type of depression, medication history, and genetic testing results. Medications may include anti-depressants, mood stabilizers, vitamins, and supplements.

TMS

TMS is an FDA-cleared, non-drug and safe treatment option for people with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD). TMS is covered by most insurances and provides long lasting relief from depression.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Treating depression depends on a number of factors. The most important part depends on you. Showing up to all your scheduled appointments, being 100% honest with your provider, and following their plans and recommendations. We want you to get well but we need you to do your part.

Genetic testing assesses your genes to help your provider make smarter, more personalized treatment decisions. Each person is unique and we all respond to medication differently. We want to make sure we find the best treatment options for you. Speak to your provider to learn more about genetic testing.

If you are in immediate dangeror someone has been hurt, call 911.

 

If you or someone you know is thinkingabout suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24/7 at 988.

 

Paradise Behavioral Health is an outpatient mental health office. We do not provide emergency or crisis services.

Please allow up to 48 hours for your provider to respond to your message.

 

Log into your Patient Portal. Click on the “Messages” button in the menu at the top of the page. On the Messages page, click the “Ask A Question” button. In the “Subject” dropdown, select “Ask Physician/Provider Directly”. In the “Physician” dropdown, select your providers name. Type your message. Click “Send Message”.

Text or call our office at 941-347-8341.

 

Paradise has a strict no show policy. You must cancel or reschedule at least 48 hours before your appointment or you will be charged a $115 no show fee that must be paid before you can schedule your next appointment.

Our providers availability changes, for the most up-to-date appointment availability text or call our office at (941) 347-8341.

 

If you are wanting to become a new patient, before we schedule you with a provider you must complete all the new patient forms first. After all the forms are properly completed we will schedule your first appointment. Forms can be done electronically or in our office and can be easily completed in 20-30mins.

Yes. We offer telemedicine through the HIPAA compliant Zoom app.

One of our office staff will call you with a time estimate of when your provider will be in the telemedicine call.

As soon as your telemedicine call is complete, one of our office staff will call you to schedule your next appointment.