“Maybe I do need to try an anti-depressant, but my best friend told me they all make you gain weight.” “My wife says I have to get back on medicine to even out these mood swings but I tried that stuff 10 years ago and I never want to experience those side effects again.”
If the statements like the ones above seem familiar to you, or you have questions about some of the new medications available to treat psychiatric illnesses such as depression, anxiety, or manic-depression. Please join Medical Center of McKinney and Green Oaks Hospital for their monthly “Therapeutic Thursday” seminar on “Debunking Psychiatric Medication Myths.”
Amanda Reahard, M.D., a psychiatrist with Medical Center of McKinney’s Behavioral Medicine department will present this free seminar on Thursday, September 22nd from 6 – 7 p.m. at Medical Center of McKinney – Wysong Campus, 130 S. Central Expressway, in the Education Classroom. The FREE Therapeutic Thursday seminars are held the fourth Thursday of every month. Please call (972) 547-8888 to reserve your seat. Light refreshments will be served. For more information go to www.medicalcenterofmckinney.com.