NPR - A Story of a woman's life with Autism Spectrum Disorder and her TMS Therapy Treatment

Posted by TMS Staff - scooped another great article on Sep 24, 2018 12:51:53 PM

In July of 2018, NPR's Heard On All Things Considered ran this amazing story of a woman's life with autism spectrum disorder.  The interview walks through her early life, subsequent adult struggles with the disease and finally, her transformation after TMS Therapy treatment.

 



Invisibilia: An Experiment Helps One Woman See The World In A New Way

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Topics: TMS Therapy, Autism Spectrum Disorder

National Survey: Most Americans Would Take Action to Prevent Suicide

Posted by Curated By TMS Solutions on Sep 21, 2018 6:43:55 AM

Last week the National Action Alliance posted an insightful blog about a nation wide survey about suicide prevention. 


This blog is timely as the week of September 9-15 was National Suicide Prevention Week.  Feel free to pass this along to others.  
 
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Topics: Mental Health

Effects Of Suicide

Posted by Curated By TMS Solutions on Sep 12, 2018 3:04:29 PM

The following blog is from Nami.org. TMS Solutions felt it was appropriate to share as this week (September 9-15th) is National Suicide Prevention Week.

This blog has several resources and great insight to assist those who have been affected by suicide.

 

The Ripple Effect of Suicide:
By Elana Premack Sandler, LCSW, MPH | Sep. 10, 2018

“A suicide is like a pebble in a pond. The waves ripple outward.”

Many years ago, my colleague Ken Norton, LICSW, director of NAMI New Hampshire, shared this quote, and it has stuck with me. Visually, when you see a pebble drop into a pond, it’s something small that makes a big impact. 

The first “waves,” close by, are big, and as they move outward, they get smaller and smaller. The reach of the pebble’s waves is much greater than the size of the pebble itself.

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Postpartum Depression

Posted by TMS Solutions Staff on Sep 10, 2018 9:46:38 AM

Many feelings flood over you when you hear the words, "You're pregnant". If you've been there you know. Men, sorry, you're on the outside looking in to a large degree. You're participants, but let's be serious, the moms-to-be bear the brunt and joy of the experience...or is it all joyful?

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Topics: Depression Awareness, "Postpartum Depression"

TMS Therapy as a Tool for Treating PTSD

Posted by TMS Staff - scooped another great article on Jul 18, 2018 8:44:37 AM

 In a June 1st article in Vantage on the U.S. Department website entitled, “Veterans with Post Traumatic

 Stress Disorder (PTSD) treated with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation”, author Tracy Weistreich spoke with caregivers at the VA Center for Compassionate Care Innovation (CCI). They are using Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and NeuroStar's TMS Therapy® at their Providence VA Medical Center in Rhode Island.

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Topics: PTSD, TRICARE Depression Coverage, VA

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