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TMS Solutions featured in film “Quiet Explosions” about PTSD and brain trauma premiering on Amazon Nov. 10th.

Posted by TMS Solutions Staff on Nov 9, 2020 5:19:53 PM

Depression affects all of us in deep and devastating ways—even those we might not expect.

"It was the thought that people aren't going to miss me. I was shameful and guilty of being depressed all the time. I didn't want to be around anymore," said former NFL quarterback and Super Bowl XXVI MVP Mark Rypien.

Throughout the course of his NFL career, Rypien experienced what more than 2 million people across the U.S. suffer every year: Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), a disruption in the normal function of the brain caused by injury. TBI is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the U.S. according to the CDC, and yet, it’s a topic rarely discussed in film, news or other media.

Until now.

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Topics: TMS Therapy, #QuietExplosions, #TMSsolutions, #TMStherapy

Staying Ahead of the SAD Curve

Posted by TMS Solutions Staff on Nov 12, 2019 10:55:04 AM

Here we are, creeping steadily closer to the shortest day of the year, the Winter Solstice on December 21st, the official start of winter.  If you've managed to reset your daily routine (and that of your kids and pets) after the recent time change, you're doing pretty well.  But what if you aren't?  Well, there's a logical reason--and it's not just the start of the Christmas commercials on TV and the Christmas decor popping up in local stores.

Seasonal Affective Disorder , or SAD, is an illness affecting many Americans. Approximately  half the time, d epression is associated with SAD. According to Psychology Today, "Seasonal affective disorder is estimated to affect 10 million Americans. Another 10 percent to 20 percent may have mild SAD...many people with SAD report at least one close relative with a psychiatric disorder, most frequently a severe depressive disorder (55 percent) or alcohol abuse (34 percent).” 21st, the official start of winter. 
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Topics: Dealing with Depression, Depression, SAD, Depression and Anxiety, TMS Therapy Treatment

TMS Solutions Opens Second Depression Treatment Office In Spokane, WA

Posted by TMS Solutions Staff on Nov 8, 2019 8:41:44 AM

Christopher Blackburn, TMS Solutions Founder is pleased to announce, that along with Dr. Meghann Sprague, they will begin treating patients for their depression at their second Spokane location at 765 Holland Road, Suite 1, Spokane, WA 99218. Phone: 509-505-1283.

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Topics: Press Release

TMS Solutions Opens New Depression Treatment Office In Broomfield, Colorado.

Posted by TMS Solutions Staff on Oct 9, 2019 6:27:38 PM

Christopher Blackburn, TMS Solutions Founder is pleased to announce, that along with Dr. Roderick S. O'Brien, M.D., M.B.A., they will begin treating patients for their depression at 11001 W. 120th Ave., Suite 450 in Broomfield, CO. 

TMS Solutions utilizes the latest in equipment and technology developed through a collaboration of Silicon Valley technology and forward-thinking medical scientists.  These devices utilize MRI-strength magnetic pulses to stimulate neurons in the area of the brain that controls mood and promotes the release of the chemicals targeted by antidepressants – all without the terrible side-effects of prescription drugs.  TMS does not introduce electricity into the brain and is NOT ECT or shock therapy.

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Topics: press

Denver Brain Run September 21st

Posted by TMS Solutions Staff on Sep 17, 2019 2:29:58 PM

Rain or shine, come on out for the Denver Brain Run at Sloan's Lake Park on September 21st.

TMS Solutions is excited to participate in the upcoming Brain Run in Denver, Colorado this weekend. Corporately we'll have eleven runners from our ten offices and two virtual runners. We're excited for mental health and awareness and hope if you're in Denver, that you'll come out and support the cause!

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Topics: Mental Health, News

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