What can counseling do for those who suffer with depression?
Depression counseling can help those with major depression, minor depression, postpartum depression, persistent depressive disorder, and more. The providers at Thriveworks in Alpharetta, GA will develop a unique treatment plan based on your specific experience, needs, and goals.
Is it worth going to therapy for depression?
It is absolutely worth going to therapy for depression — depression counseling helps people better manage their symptoms and get back to living happier lives again.
How does depression counseling work?
Depression counseling works by helping people pinpoint life problems, distorted thought patterns, and other causes of their depression, then process and work through them in order to mitigate the negative effects those factors have on their lives.
Signs of depression
Common signs of depression include:
- Consistent low mood
- Oversleeping or difficulty sleeping
- Changes in diet (eating much more or less)
- Withdrawal and isolation
- Feelings of guilt or worthlessness
- Feelings of hopelessness
- Loss of interest in previous hobbies or activities
- Excessive substance use
Is depression counseling conducted in person or online?
Thriveworks depression counseling in Alpharetta, GA is conducted both in person and online by video. We encourage you to choose the option that works best for you.
How often should you have therapy for depression?
Depression counseling can last for a few weeks, months, or longer, dependent on the severity of one's depression as well as their needs and preferences.
How much does depression counseling cost?
At Thriveworks, we take most major forms of insurance, which means that many of our clients only pay a $0-$50 co-pay per session. However, there are also self-pay options that sit around $200 per session, depending on the service and location, for those who are out-of-network.
Need more help deciding?
Millions of people are affected by depression each year. It often shows up unannounced and stays longer than you expected. Sometimes, depression is tied to a specific event – a death of a loved one, loss of employment, or a broken relationship. Other times, it’s not clear how long you’ve been depressed, you only know that you’ve felt this way for a very long time.
Although you may feel like you’re at the bottom of a very deep pit, there is hope. You can find healing and purpose again. You can find the happiness and joy you once had in life. There is help for you.
You don’t have to live with depression. Let us help you get back on track.
At Thriveworks Alpharetta Counseling, our trained and caring depression therapists can help you reclaim your happy, healthy, normal life. We can offer support and understanding when the circumstances of life seem overwhelming. You don’t have to go through these circumstances alone. We are here to help.
Call us now. Don’t wait another day.
Our therapists are ready to help you. Call us at (770) 284-9252 to schedule an appointment now. You deserve a life of peace and happiness. Let’s begin your journey of healing together today!