TBI, PTSD, and Other Mental Health Conditions – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

It’s been said that life is a series of quiet explosions. We go about our lives, day in and day out until something happens that rocks our world. For some people, that event is a traumatic brain injury (TBI). TBIs can happen in any number of ways. A fall. A car accident. A sports injury. … Read more

Can TMS Therapy Help Ease Pandemic Depression? – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

The outbreak of COVID-19 has had a significant impact on mental health. Many people have reported increased levels of stress and anxiety, and for those who already suffer from conditions like depression, the situation may be even more difficult to deal with. If you are finding that your usual coping mechanisms are no longer working … Read more

What is TRD (treatment-resistant depression) and How Can TMS Help? – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

Depression that does not respond to traditional treatment methods is known as treatment-resistant depression. While this can be discouraging, researchers are progressing in finding new ways to combat this type of depression. This provides hope for those who have not found relief through traditional means. What is TRD and how common is it? Treatment-resistant depression (TRD) is … Read more

Why Men’s Mental Health is Important – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

The stigma surrounding mental health is preventing many men from seeking the help they need. This is a serious problem that is literally killing men. Mental illness is often seen as a weakness, particularly in men. Seeking treatment for mental health issues can be seen as a sign of weakness or failure. This stigma stops many men … Read more

Is TMS Covered By Insurance? – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

Most insurance companies will only cover medically necessary services or procedures. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) therapy is now considered medically necessary for the treatment of depression and is therefore covered by many policies. However, there may be some limits to coverage that can vary among insurance providers, so it’s important to check with your benefits … Read more

TMS Therapy vs. ECT Therapy: Which is better for psychiatric treatment? – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

We all know that we need to keep our brains active and stimulated in order to stay sharp as we age. But sometimes, mental illness can make it tough to muster up the energy and motivation to do things that are good for us. That’s where brain stimulation comes in. There are two main types … Read more

Psychiatric Evaluation & Diagnosis: When You Need One – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

If you or a family member are struggling with mental health, you may be wondering if a psychiatric evaluation and diagnosis is necessary. Here we will discuss what a psychiatric evaluation is, the different types of assessment tools available, and when to seek help from a mental health professional. What is a Psychiatric Evaluation? A … Read more

The Importance of Psychiatric Medication Management – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

When people feel sick, they often go to a doctor. In the same way, people who have a mental illness should also visit a doctor – preferably a psychiatrist. In many cases, doctors prescribe medication as part of the treatment and recovery process. This prescribing and tracking of medications is often called medication management and … Read more

How to Support Your LGBTQ+ Loved Ones During Pride Month (and Beyond) – Anew Era TMS & Psychiatry

The LGBTQ+ community has come a long way in recent years, but progress is still being made. June is Pride Month, and it’s a time to celebrate how far we’ve come and to continue fighting for equality. If you have LGBTQ+ loved ones, there are many ways you can support them during Pride Month (and … Read more