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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

The Mission Act: Making it Easier for Veterans to Receive TMS Therapy

Posted by TMS Solutions Staff on Jun 5, 2019 5:12:47 PM

In a June 4th email message from Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, the Secretary announced exciting news that “things will be changing June 6th at the VA” due to the passage last year of the Mission Act.

Beginning June 6, 2019, “the Mission Act will enable VA to consolidate the Department’s community care efforts into a single, simple-to-use program that will empower Veterans with the ability to choose the healthcare providers they trust.” Congress’s bipartisan act should lead to better customer service for our nation’s heroes.

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Topics: Treating Depression for Vets, TMS Therapy Treatment