Dr. Kimberly Delaney, PsyD, PMHNP

Medication Evaluation & Management, Individual Psychotherapy

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Bipolar Disorder: Symptoms & Treatment

Definition: Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. There are four basic types of bipolar disorder; all of them involve clear changes in mood, energy, and activity levels. These moods range from periods of…

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Anxiety Disorders: Symptoms & Treatments

Definition: Occasional anxiety is a normal part of life. You might feel anxious when faced with a problem at work, before taking a test, or making an important decision. But anxiety disorders involve more than temporary worry or fear. For a person with an anxiety disorder, the anxiety does not go away and can get…

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PTSD: Symptoms & Treatment

Definition: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event. It is natural to feel afraid during and after a traumatic situation. Fear triggers many split-second changes in the body to help defend against danger or to avoid it. This “fight-or-flight” response is…

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Depression: Symptoms & Treatment

Sadness is something we all experience. It is a normal reaction to difficult times in life and usually passes with a little time. Depression is a Real Illness: When a person has depression, it interferes with daily life and normal functioning. It can cause pain for both the person with depression and those who care…

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