Dr. Jim Dhrymes is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Completion of a thorough evaluation visit to ensure your concerns are heard, that your struggles are understood, and that a sufficient opportunity for follow-up questions is provided
The consideration of psychotherapy to address symptoms is often a highly effective route, is often free of side effects, and has lasting benefit even after treatment concludes
Recommendations for lifestyle or dietary habits changes can be made in these areas, if desired, as often such changes can also be key in reducing symptoms.
If this is a route you are interested in. We can discuss the pros and cons, and alternatives. My general approach to the use of medication is to do so in a careful, cautious, and gradual manner and to minimize the use of medications with risk of being habit-forming.