Did You Know …

…The American Psychiatric Association suggests that patients should talk to their physicians about their mood and emotions during routine checkups. Clinical depression has been linked to accelerated heart attacks and strokes, with poorer outcomes. For more information, click on the American Psychiatric Association link below.

…A genetic test using only a cheek swab can determine which psychotropic medication would be most effective for you, while minimizing any side effects. For more information, click on the GeneSight link below.

Links

Here are a few links for learning more information:

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

American Psychiatric Association

National Alliance on Mental Illness

GeneSight