Anorexia Nervosa Treatment Centers Carson City NV

Anorexia nervosa in Carson City is an eating disorder that involves a major disturbance in the way a person deals with food, weight and body image. One of the main features in anorexia is a strict limitation of food. It it is seen much more frequently in girls and women than in men.

Alfredo M. Amezaga
800/401.5593
18124 Wedge Pkwy
Reno, NV
Services
Mood Disorder (e.g., depression, manic-depressive disorder), Substance-Related Disorder (e.g., abuse or dependency involving drug/alcohol), Psychological Assessment, Forensic Evaluation (e.g., mental competency evaluation)
Languages Spoken
Spanish
Education Info
Doctoral Program: University of Nevada - Reno
Credentialed Since: 1996-12-03

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Mr. Grant Clowers
(775) 372-8929
329 W. 5th Street
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Depression, Anxiety or Fears, Chronic Pain or Illness
Qualification
School: Kansas University
Year of Graduation: 1993
Years In Practice: 15+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Average Cost
$90 - $100
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepted Insurance Plans: Aetna

Jennifer Pahl
(775) 309-1947
Carson Professional Group407 N. Walsh St.
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Depression, Relationship Issues, Child or Adolescent, Impulse Control Disorders
Qualification
School: University of Nevada
Year of Graduation: 2003
Years In Practice: 7 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: Female
Age: Adolescents,Adults
Average Cost
$100 - $230
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepted Insurance Plans: Aetna

Carson Professional Group
(775) 309-1947
Carson Professional Group407 N. Walsh St.
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Depression, Anxiety or Fears, Relationship Issues, Bipolar Disorder
Qualification
School: University of Nevada
Year of Graduation: 2003
Years In Practice: 8 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults
Average Cost
$80 - $230
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: Aetna

Mr. Gerald Earl
Veterans Affairs
(702) 636-6323
3131 East LaCanada
Las Vegas, NV
Credentials
Credentials: MSSW, LCSW, ACSW, BCD
Licensed in Nevada
32 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Aging, Depression, Grief/Loss, Psychoses/Major Mental Illness, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions, Anger Management, Men's Issues
Populations Served
Military/Veterans, Alzheimer's, Caregivers
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Mr. Vaughn D. Braeuninger
(775) 220-0549
Nevada Hypnotherapy377 South Nevada Street
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Stress, Performance & Weight Manage, Depression, Anxiety or Fears
Qualification
School: University of Phoenix
Year of Graduation: 2008
Years In Practice: < 1 Year
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Adults
Average Cost
$110 - $110
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepts Credit Cards: No

Dr. William Jenkins
(775) 302-9249
2874 N Carson Street
Carson City, NV
Specialties
ADHD, Depression, Relationship Issues, Elderly Persons Disorders
Qualification
School: Pennsylvania State University
Year of Graduation: 1970
Years In Practice: 30+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: Male
Age: Adolescents,Adults,Children,Elders
Average Cost
$100 - $110
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes

Mr. Stephen Nicholas
(775) 887-1313
Carson Professional Group407 N. Walsh St
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Relationship Issues, Depression, Anxiety or Fears, Dissociative Disorders
Qualification
School: University Nevada Reno
Year of Graduation: 2007
Years In Practice: 4 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Children (6 to 10),Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults,Elders (65+)
Average Cost
$40 - $140
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: Cigna

Paul Gessford
(775) 391-4239
5421 Kietzke Suite 202
Reno, NV
Specialties
Relationship Issues, Depression, Addiction, Impulse Control Disorders
Qualification
School: USF
Year of Graduation: 1986
Years In Practice: 20+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Adults
Average Cost
$140+
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes

Ms. Terri Merz
Terri Merz, M.F.T.
(702) 892-0511
2840 East Flamingo Road Suite B
Las Vegas, NV
Credentials
Credentials: M.F.T.
Licensed in Nevada
23 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Trauma/PTSD
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adults (26-59)

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Links Between Depression and Anorexia?

Q: I am single father dealing with a daughter who is anorexic. The doctors are prescribing anti-depressants to help remedy the condition but my daughter is hardly depressed. What's the logic?


 

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that involves a major disturbance in the way a person deals with food, weight and body image. One of the main features in anorexia is a strict limitation of food. It it is seen much more frequently in girls and women than in men.

When treating anorexia, a number of options are available. Studies show that a multi-faceted approach may be more effective. Psychiatric, nutritional and behavioral counseling combined with medication may be recommended. The use of anti-depressants is a common practice because eating disorders often involve other emotional issues that can be effectively dealt with via these medications.

I would recommend speaking with your physician to discuss your daughter's treatment plan in depth. And don't hesitate to voice your questions and concerns.


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