Did we really spend all last year trying to make sense of the world only to find ourselves here once again? If it feels like we’ve been on hold for far too long listening to that same tone, stop and start up again. We’ve all been listening to that message telling us that our call […]
Erin Amato, MD Featured on the ‘Redefining Medicine’ Podcast
Tune In to hear Montana Psychiatry’s Dr. Erin Amato on the “Redefining Medicine‘ podcast talking about non-conventional approaches to mental health such as IV Ketamine & TMS Therapy. Press play below …
3 Ways Social Media Use Can Negatively Affect Your Mental Wellness
Social media usage has surged since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Thankfully, popular platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter have been a saving grace for connection in these isolating times. And, as you can tell, we use these platforms to connect with our community. But for some people, social media usage can trigger mental […]
How To Thrive During Difficult Transitions In Life
“The only thing that is constant is change.”― Heraclitus We know that change is a part of life. But nothing could prepare us for the emotional impact of COVID-19. This global pandemic has forced us into difficult, unforeseen transitions in all areas of our lives. Our routines were disrupted. Children moved from school to home. […]
Could You Benefit from TMS Therapy?
The most common form of treatment for depression is medication therapy with various forms of antidepressants. This should not be the only answer to depression, however. There should be at least one complementary treatment so you don’t become dependent on antidepressant medication, which can be very dangerous. Cognitive behavioral therapy and psychotherapy are forms of […]
The Difference That TMS Therapy Can Make
Transcranial magnetic stimulation is often referred to as TMS therapy. The procedure is non-invasive. The cells in the brain are stimulated using magnetic fields to improve depression symptoms. This therapy is often used when other treatments for depression were ineffective. During the session, a magnetic pulse is delivered to the patient using an electromagnet. This […]
Can Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Help With Healing Depression?
Studies have found that transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is helpful for healing depression. Here’s what you need to know about this treatment option. 300 million people around the world suffer from depression. Despite medical advancements, nearly half of those affected by depression never get treatment. The effectiveness of antidepressants and psychological treatment are not always […]
Real Stories from Montana Psychiatry’s TMS Patients
Plan Your Path to Healing with TMS Therapy
Depression affects millions of individuals, and the causes are not completely understood. Not all individuals respond well to prescription drugs. One of the newer techniques used to treat depression is transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy (TMS). The path to healing may be complex, and TMS therapy may be suggested only after other methods have been tried […]
What is TMS Therapy?
Millions of Americans suffer from depression. There are many medications and treatments that are available for fighting depression. Therapists can offer counseling, and even techniques like acupuncture have been shown to relieve symptoms of depression in some people. TMS therapy, however, is a technique for fighting depression most people don’t know. How TMS Therapy Works […]