DEPRESSION EVALUATION

To evaluate whether you may be experiencing anxiety and/or depression, we offer private screenings. Click here to take a depression/anxiety test. The questionnaire, here, is also helpful if you are already being treated for depression – to find out if your medications are working. If we determine that you need to see a psychiatrist or a counselor, we can arrange a referral and/or provide a medication treatment plan.

Symptoms of Depression

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, symptoms of depression may include the following:

  • Difficulty concentrating, remembering details, and making decisions
  • Fatigue and decreased energy
  • Feelings of guilt, worthlessness, and/or helplessness
  • Feelings of hopelessness and/or pessimism
  • Insomnia, early-morning wakefulness, or excessive sleeping
  • Irritability, restlessness
  • Loss of interest in activities or hobbies once pleasurable, including sex
  • Overeating or appetite loss
  • Persistent aches or pains, headaches, cramps, or digestive problems that do not ease even with treatment
  • Persistent sad, anxious, or “empty” feelings
  • Thoughts of suicide, suicide attempts