108 patient evaluations for Individual Therapy

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Rejoice
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Rejoice
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 45
Condition: Hemiplegic Migraine 26 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Hemiplegic Migraine

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Jan 27, 2015 (Started Dec 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Flashbacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Intrusive thoughts images or impulses)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for PTSD triggers)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 21, 2015 (Started Dec 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Flashbacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Intrusive thoughts images or impulses)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for PTSD triggers)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
rodolptte24
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rodolptte24
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 4
Mania: 0
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
38 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar II

See rodolptte24's full Individual Therapy history

Feb 13, 2014 (Started Feb 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Eating Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Bipolar II Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 7, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: Betty is the individual therapist that I meet with every week to discuss my diary card from DBT. We review each and the skills I managed to use that day to keep me from hurting myself or going into an emotional outburst. She also monitors my alcohol consumption. The unexpected, but fabulous, positive benefit is that I get a hug after every session.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 18, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 min Monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Agnesbonnie
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Agnesbonnie
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 4
Mania: 3
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 4
Compulsion: 3
External Stress: Moderate
29 F
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar I

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Jan 20, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder))
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 min Monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
thebobo1
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thebobo1
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
56 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

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Sep 1, 2013 (Started Sep 01, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 30 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: This particular therapist helped me in few stressful situations, but, overall, I didn't see much progress in two years.

  • 0 helpful marks
fluboe
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fluboe
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 40
Condition: Crohn's Disease 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Crohn's Disease

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Aug 18, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Emotional stress)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 45 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: The right therapist is very very very very very difficult to find, but extremely effective if you can find him/her. It is often too stressful to go through the search, though. Especially for someone experiencing depression. I found a therapist who incorporated mindfulness meditation techniques and was very happy with her, but my insurance did not cover her. I may return to her at some point, but right now I am doing okay with my meditation practice and the meditation groups that I attend. Plus, my friends' support has been awesome for the last year.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
IlliniMS
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IlliniMS
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: mild
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Jul 16, 2013 (Started May 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Discontinued, as I felt that the activity did not assist.

  • 0 helpful marks
God's Worshipper
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God's Worshipper
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Low
59 M
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Schizoaffective Disorder

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Jul 1, 2013 (Started Sep 22, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Suicidal)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Suicidal thoughts or urges)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Lack of interest)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Mental fatigue or exhaustion)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Mental confusion)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Memory and cognition problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bipolar rapid cycling)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Sleep problems)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Lack of motivation)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Schizophrenia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Schizoaffective Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 90 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: Individual Therapy is excellent for helping me cope with life. It was very helpful in dealing with my Suicidal thoughts and urges.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
The-Gig
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The-Gig
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:M59y
CFS:12y Dx
FM:19y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jun 30, 2013 (Started Nov 01, 1994)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Obesity)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Chronic pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Suicidal)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Fibro fog)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Insomnia)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1038 min Yearly
Advice & Tips: In addition to treating the things I was in counseling for, Kathy also helped build my self esteem. She persuaded me to get involved in arts & crafts as coping skills (and I love it). She retired as of July 1, 2013, at which point I changed to Nancy Stockman for the same reasons and I see positive effects, it will take time to get to the stage of results I'd had with Kathy after seeing her for almost 18 years. My psyhciatrist, (who primarily did med checks based on my counselor/therapist's suggestions), resigned rather suddenly and moved to Texas. I had a choice of 4 replacements and chose Amber Edwards, ARNP. I've had one "telemed" session with her. However, she is much more in favor of the prescription medication detox my gen doc wanted to do but my old psychiatrist vetoed. In her words, she is much more in favor of a holistic approach.

Apr 13, 2012 (Started Nov 01, 1994)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibro fog)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Chronic pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Suicidal)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 120 min Monthly
Advice & Tips: I've been working with Kathy for over 15 years and she has done a lot for my self image in addition to helping me with my mental illnesses. She also got me to try drawing/sketching as a therapy, which I kind of scoffed at because the best I had ever been able to do before was to draw stick figures. But I gave it 100% effort and discovered that I actually had some talent and found it to be a great stress reliever and a wonderful hobby. After that, I expanded into other arts & crafts on my own and earn a little spending money by selling some of my projects.

  • 0 helpful marks
ITalkToTheWind
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ITalkToTheWind
Gender: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Moderate
25 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Borderline Personality

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May 8, 2013 (Started Oct 10, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Borderline Personality Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: My experience with the counseling intern at school was great, and different than experiences I've had with therapy. She revealed to me yesterday that she was not a CBT therapist, which I've only had in the past. She said she was more psycho-dynamic I think. She focuses more on symbols and awareness, and made my life make more sense and more meaningful. I'm going to look more into this kind of therapy, since she was just a graduate student intern.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
SoreMomma
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SoreMomma
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F38y
FM:7y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See SoreMomma's full Individual Therapy history

Apr 18, 2013 (Started Mar 20, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for to learn to live,laugh,love,get over my anxities,cognitive behavioral therapy to climb out of the misery)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Depression with anxiety)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Learn to cope with illness)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for No sexual desire)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Costly (ie money or time))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: Going to my therapist and talking with her is a great way to get things off my chest so I do not explode on the people that I love. It has helped me cope with some of my feelings, but really it is a nice way to vent without having to worry about it getting out in the "streets". She doesn't tell anyone and usually has great advice. She has not only been a great therapist but she has become a good friend as well, at least that is the way I feel. Professionally she can not actually be "friends" with me, but we will not deny that we know each other because we are that close. If I ever stop seeing her because my treatment is up or the cost of it, I will make sure to stay her friend because I love being around her. Her joyfulness of life is a great influence on me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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