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Depression

The presence of any mental health condition can cause much distress in the lives of those afflicted by them. Depression is one such psychological illness that can elicit great disruptions within all areas of a person’s life. People who suffer from depression often struggle with overwhelming feelings of despair that subsequently result in their feeling helpless to change and hopeless about their future. While everyone experiences periods of sadness and loneliness throughout his or her lifetime, those suffering from depression experience these feelings to such an extreme that it hinders their ability to function appropriately on a daily basis.

At Wisdom, the best rehab center for depression treatment, we understand how troubling it can be to face each day when the symptoms of depression stain it, so Wisdom treatment centers have developed a specialized treatment that is tailored to help individuals who need assistance in overcoming the detrimental effects of depression.

Depression, especially when symptoms are relentless, can cause a great deal of destruction in the lives of sufferers. In fact, the symptoms of this condition can cause the development of overwhelming feelings of worry and fear in those closest to a sufferer.

As a worried loved one, there are some things that you can do to help your friend or family member get the treatment he or she needs to control the symptoms of depression:

  • Communicate to your loved one that you are there for him or her, willing to listen should he or she want to talk about the feelings he or she is experiencing.
  • Research depression so that you can understand the causes and possible effects of this mental illness. Additionally, it is a wise choice to educate yourself on the signs and symptoms of depression so that you can be more adept at identifying them in your close friend or family member.
  • If your loved one is engaging in self-harming behaviors or conveying thoughts or plans for suicide, it is crucial that you establish a safety plan with your loved one so that help can be sought immediately should these behaviors occur or thoughts are acted upon.
  • Research treatment options and providers and include your loved one in this process. By making the treatment-seeking process a collaborative one, your loved one can feel empowered in taking steps toward bettering his or her life.
  • Reach out to your loved one’s treatment provider of choice and ask about the process of admissions and treatment methods. By doing this, and by providing this information to your loved one, it could alleviate any concerns or worries that he or she may be feeling about the possibility of seeking treatment for depression.
  • Inform your loved one that you are willing to attend his or her initial evaluation to offer support and any additional information that could help create his or her treatment plan.
  • Be part of your loved one’s care and be attentive about attending family sessions. By being part of your loved one’s therapeutic process, you are showing that you care and are supportive of your loved one during this complicated time.

Provided your loved one grants consent for you to speak with those delivering his or her treatment, be in contact with your loved one’s providers of care.  Interaction with these professionals can help you stay current on your loved one’s progress, and you can receive helpful resources and tools for improving your loved one once he or she has completed services.

When individuals are suffering from depression and are denied access to proper treatment intervention, the result can be a vast array of adverse effects. People with depression often find themselves struggling to perform at the expected level occupationally or may frequently be absent from work, both potentially leading to job loss. These individuals may also struggle to adhere to typical daily tasks and responsibilities, exacerbating feelings of worthlessness and decreased self-esteem.

Interpersonal relationships can become profoundly disturbed, as those suffering from the symptoms of depression frequently isolate themselves. Furthermore, the longer that depression symptoms continue without the intervention of appropriate treatment, the more susceptible individuals become to developing suicidal ideation, or even potentially making suicidal attempts. Tragically, many individuals plagued by depressive disorders also end up engaging in self-destructive behaviors. Fortunately, Wisdom provides options for treatment that can successfully alleviate these distressing symptoms and prevent such detrimental outcomes.

As a worldwide branded and respected treatment provider of medical, therapeutic, and experiential services, Wisdom treatment center offers state of the art treatment for a wide range of behavioral health concerns.

Through the integration of evidence-based practices and integrative therapies, Wisdom rehab prides itself on being a leading provider of services that are successful in treating addictions and other behavioral health problems.

Holistic and individualized treatment is the cornerstone of the premier care offered at Wisdom Treatment Center and is provided by our staff of qualified and experienced clinical professionals.

At Wisdom, a premier depression treatment center, our primary goal is to deliver services with an approach that all who come to us for treatment will benefit from our services and resume the pursuit of a healthy and prolific future.

As part of the leading, individualized care we offer, your admissions process will begin in Wisdom’s, safe behavioral health inpatient unit. You will meet with our psychiatrists and nurses receiving a complete assessment that includes a physical exam, and psychiatric evaluations.

Treatment for depressive disorders is delivered through Wisdom’s  Behavior Health Program. Offered within our residential treatment center, services supplied in this treatment plan are designed to produce the most favorable outcomes for all clients. The neuropsychiatric treatment provided in this plan is designed to care for the complete person – mind, body, and spirit – in a naturally scenic, tranquil and luxurious setting that offers the best comprehensive care.

Wisdom uses an interdisciplinary team approach through a customized mix of conventional, complementary, and evidence-based treatments, our caring and compassionate staff strives to support each person’s unique capacity to thrive and realize overall wellness. The all-encompassing goal of Wisdom’s behavior treatment plan is to help clients decrease the symptoms that plague them, while also helping them to gain the tools needed to resume healthy daily functioning, free from the mayhem brought forth by depression.

The intensive nature of this treatment incorporates cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), in addition to continuously providing psychodynamic therapy throughout the various aspects of the therapeutic process. Clients engaged in our Behavior Health Program are offered the following treatment methods, which are outlined in each person’s individualized treatment plan:

Medication management: Individuals who are suffering from depression often find alleviation from their symptoms through the implementation of psychotropic medications. The need for medication, however, is always determined on a case-by-case basis. Clients engaged in the Program at Wisdom are seen by a psychiatrist or attending physician on a weekly basis to assess the need for medication, monitor medication, and adjust any medication that has been prescribed. Registered nurses and clinical technicians also assist in monitoring each clients medication needs.

Individual therapy: Upon entering our treatment plan, each client is assigned a primary therapist with whom he or she will meet at least once each week. All individual sessions at our treatment center are conducted by masters-level clinicians and licensed psychologists, and are designed to afford residents the opportunity to discuss their progress in treatment, address any concerns that may arise, and process through various feelings that they are experiencing.

Group therapy: At the time that residents are admitted into Wisdom treatment plan, they are assigned to a small group of peers, all of whom are engaged in the same program. This group will meet together for therapy sessions several times throughout the week. In addition to serving as a general process group, topics that are covered during these group sessions at our rehab may include, but are not limited to:

  • Healing anxiety
  • Managing stress
  • Identifying and processing feelings of shame to move to a place of resilience
  • Working through grief and loss
  • Learning about codependency and coping skills
  • Learning about holistic options for healthy living
  • Teaching tools for how to express anger in a healthy and productive manner
  • Mindfulness
  • Relapse prevention

Therapeutic & Recreational Activities: To help clients at Wisdom treatment center build a stronger sense of self and increased confidence as they overcome the symptoms of depression, this treatment option offers residents a myriad of therapeutic activities, which are conducted on a daily or weekly basis. A resident’s participation in such activities will be outlined in his or her treatment plan and may include the following:

  • Psychodrama
  • Art therapy
  • Enhanced therapy
  • Play therapy
  • Adventure therapy
  • Yoga
  • Personal training
  • Movement therapy
  • Opportunities for additional exercise
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Sailing

Wisdom Treatment Centers method for providing all-encompassing care for every client who comes for treatment includes careful discharge planning and continuing care services that are second to none. Once a client engages in programs to treat depression at Wisdom treatment center, a comprehensive continuing care plan is devised so that he or she can remain successful once treatment is complete.

Wisdom provides the nation’s leading Dual Diagnosis and Co-Occurring disorder Residential Substance Dependence Treatment Program. Our highly regarded clinical professionals have developed our individualized rehab facility programming for individuals who want or need to do the more in-depth and more intensive psychological work.

Our Highly-Trained Primary Therapists’ specialize in working therapeutically with persons that are suffering from trauma, guilt, unresolved loss, emotional distress, shame and humiliation, relapse prevention and addiction.

When you want the most exceptional Depression Treatment for yourself or a loved one, you're going to want a magnificent, comfortable rehab facility. Wisdom Treatment Centers are precisely what you are looking for. We have three fashionable rehab treatment centers located in beautiful Southern California. Wisdom specializes in pairing world-class substance abuse and behavioral addiction therapy with the kind of amenities you'd typically find in 5-star resorts. Wisdom offers privacy, exclusivity, and care that is second to none.

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