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Depression Therapy at Thriveworks in Westminster, CO

Depression Therapy at Thriveworks in Westminster, CO

Katie hasn’t felt like herself in the past few months. Her usual hobbies and activities have been abandoned, and the time she spends alone is miserable. She wants to expand her social circle—the friends that she has reached out to haven’t been reliable. While everything seems to be falling apart, Katie is stuck asking herself: Do things really have to be like this? 

Ultimately, she knows that she can’t continue to feel what she’s feeling for long. Katie’s also concerned that she may not just be upset; she’s worried that she might be depressed. But she knows that she needs professional help for treatment, either way. That’s why Katie’s looking to get depression therapy–she hopes that by opening up to a mental health professional about the sadness she’s faced with, they will be able to understand and help her cope. 

You may also be experiencing the painful symptoms of depression and feel like you have nowhere to turn. You’re not alone, though—at Thriveworks in Westminster, CO our providers can help you manage the symptoms of your depression. Find a mental health ally and a source of support by connecting with a therapist or psychiatrist at Thriveworks. 

Do I Have Depression? What Does It Feel Like?

Depression is like many other mental health conditions in that it can manifest differently for everyone. With that in mind, there are several common signs that may indicate that you’re depressed, including: 

  • A noted lack of interest in sex, hobbies, or relationships
  • Decreased work performance
  • Feeling chronically fatigued   
  • Distancing oneself from loved ones and friends 
  • Overeating or avoiding eating 
  • Lack of self-care (i.e. personal hygiene or a clean living environment)
  • Drug or alcohol abuse to cope with emotional pain 

When you’re experiencing emotional turmoil, it’s tempting to self-diagnose, but only a trained professional, like one of our providers, can give you an accurate mental health diagnosis. The more you share with your mental health professional, the better able they will be to help you manage your mental health needs. 

What Are the Treatment Options for Depression?

Both our psychologists and our psychiatrists help everyday people to manage depression. However, each provider type has a different treatment approach and can assist you in coping with depression in different ways. As a general rule, more severe cases of depression are often treated by psychiatrists, while more general cases are managed with the assistance of a psychologist. 

Psychologists help those with depression by: 

  • Using talk and behavioral therapy to implement coping strategies for clients 
  • Creating a professional connection with their client to better understand their depression 
  • Serving as a verbal and emotional outlet for those burdened by this mood disorder

Psychiatrists, on the other hand, are: 

  • Medical doctors who are also licensed to conduct therapy sessions 
  • Able to use helpful prescription medicine and therapy as needed to assist people 

Regardless of the mental health professional that you’re paired with, their goal will be to assist you with reducing the harmful effects of depression on your daily life.

What Type of Depression Could I Have?

There are many forms of depression, and symptoms often vary, depending on the individual. Still, some common types of depression that our providers can help to treat include: 

  • Major depression: This is what most people think of when they hear the word “depression.” This disorder causes emotional detachment, sadness, hopelessness, and apathy. 
  • Minor depression: As the name implies, this is less severe than major depression but just as harmful. Because those with this disorder may go long periods without feeling depressed, identifying what’s triggering their sadness can be difficult for those with minor depression.
  • Bipolar disorder: Bipolar disorder can cause depression when the mood swings that it causes fluctuate. Those with bipolar disorder may feel extremely happy for a minute, and furious or dejected in the next.
  • Postpartum depression: Postpartum depression affects women who’ve given birth; those who underwent caesarian sections or had a miscarriage are at higher risk. This disorder can onset immediately or months after childbirth. 

Schedule a Depression Therapy Session at Thriveworks in Westminster, CO

Don’t struggle with depression alone: Call Thriveworks in Westminster, CO to get started and to be matched with a mental health professional. We’ll pair you with a provider that has the experience and professional insight you need to help you cope with depression.

So give us a call to start the enrollment process; you’ll be assisted by our scheduling specialists. They’re available seven days a week and can help you with everything from booking your first session to helping find the perfect provider. Plus, Thriveworks members get additional access to perks that include: 

  • Online therapy options 
  • Our Therapy Buddy app
  • 23.5 hr cancellation policy 
  • Our Q/A life coach chat line 
  • Same and next day availability

Without treatment, depression can put distance between you and the people and things you love. Getting help is as easy as picking up the phone. So give Thriveworks in Westminster, CO a call, or go online—we’re here to help you beat depression. 

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This saved my life

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Chris at Thrive Works saved my life. I started at the beginning of the pandemic, by phone, and I didn’t think therapy by phone would have the impact that it did. But I tried for my kids, my marriage, and myself. I can’t say enough good things about Chris. Thank you for everything, and for literally saving my life. I wouldn’t be alive without his counsel.
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Can't say enough positive things about Thriveworks Counseling and specifically my therapist, Chris. Deeply grateful for this space to work through challenging life situations that I recently went through.
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I am so pleased to find such a skilled an knowledgeable counselor. I have worked in the field for over 25 years and struggle to find such qualified and effective counselor as Jacob. I highly recommend this man for his sage wisdom and warmth.....
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Jakob Rosenthal is amazing

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Jakob Rosenthal is the best therapist I've ever encountered! He gets to the bottom line quickly and kindly, and helps me to understand as well as helps me to have healthy coping mechanisms. I am a better person for having seen him.
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Initially I saw Jacob for my intake appointment and felt he was really great. I was placed with Kate Kelly and overall she is fabulous. She has helped me live to my full potential. She has helped me sort out my PTSD with childhood and adult trauma, as well as being a great resource for addiction counseling. She was also extremely helpful to point me in the right direction on how to deal with (or escape from) toxic family members. She was also a really great help to me during grief and loss of a loved one. I feel so much better than I did before going to Thriveworks. I'm in a great place now and will be back in the future. I can't thank you enough.
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I found them to be very helpful from the first call, visit and therapy. It’s a very warm and inviting office with a great staff.
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Jacob has helped me much more than any therapist I've ever seen. His skill, insight, and kindness are truly outstanding. Jacob has helped me change my life so that my depression is no longer in charge. His approach is very direct - which may not be for everyone but was perfect for me - but he always acts and speaks with sincere compassion. Thank you, Jacob, you have helped heal me at a level I thought was impossible. Also, Jennifer has always been super wonderful and responsive withheduling and questions. She goes above and beyond to be helpful and kind. Thanks Jennifer! You're awesome.
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Chris Saxon is a respected colleague who genuinely cares about his clients. He combines his education, vast experience, and authentic caring nature to create a safe environment where peolplecan learn, heal, and grow. I've even recommended Chris to my own family member!
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With almost 20 years experience this is the most progressive counseling office I have ever had the pleasure to know. The Therapists are experienced and it is obvious that the management places the client experience above everything else.heduling is easy and can be done via email or text. I encourage anyone considering counseling to give Westminster a try. If you have a busy lifestyle this is the place for you.
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The more I go to Counseling, the more I recognize the peace and comfort available there. The waiting area (I have always been seen punctually) has warm, comfortable decor and a great offering of beverages. The choice of beverages is just one expression of the warmth and hospitality they offer. I actually look forward to going there! The office is conveniently located and easy to find. I've always enjoyed front row parking, thanks to the abundance of designated visitor's parking. The office is on the first floor just off the lobby. Several counselors have greeted me warmly, even when they know I'm not there to see them. I highly recommend Thriveworks. It's obvious that they are in the counseling profession for the right reasons.
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This counseling office is a breath of fresh air. Jacob has brought life back into my marriage. We had some deep issues, but I never felt judged and everyone is very kind. For the first time in a long time I feel like my relationship with my husband is on the right track. Thank You Thriveworks.
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Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Westminster

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  • 8510 Bryant St Suite 340
    Westminster, CO 80031

  • Mon-Fri:5AM-7:30PM
    Saturday:5AM-4PM
    Sunday:6AM-3PM

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