Treatment of Depression During Pregnancy and Postpartum

Treatment of Depression During Pregnancy and Postpartum

Between 12-15% of pregnant and postpartum women experience depression. If you are pregnant or recently had a baby and are experiencing symptoms of depression or anxiety, consult a licensed healthcare professional.  Dr. Beata Lewis and Moriya Jakobov, NP of Mind Body Seven in New York specialize in women’s health. Call (212 ) 621-7770 or book an appointment online today.

Discontinuing Long-Term Medication Use

Discontinuing Long-Term Medication Use

Discontinuing psychotropic medication can be a difficult process, sometimes inducing what is called “discontinuation syndrome” wherein people experience headaches, nausea, dizziness, and other negative withdrawal effects. If you are considering tapering off of your medication, learn what to expect and work with a healthcare provider to ensure that you do everything you can to optimize the process.

A Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach to PMS

A Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach to PMS

If you are someone who suffers from PMS or PMDD, you likely already know how important it is to have effective treatment options that address often painful and disruptive symptoms. Read on to learn more about the causes PMS and PMDD and the ways that Chinese Medicine is providing relief for women through acupuncture.

Imago Relationship Therapy and the Imago Dialogue

Imago Relationship Therapy and the Imago Dialogue

Today we are exploring one of several therapeutic options available to couples looking for relationship support- Imago Therapy. The team at Mind Body Seven knows that mental healthcare is not ‘one size fits all,’ and we hope that this series on couples counseling will give you insight into some methods that may work for your relationship.

Vitamin D for Depression

Vitamin D for Depression

At least 25% of Americans are deficient in Vitamin D. Find out why vitamin D is important for your mental health and how to meet the recommended daily dose. While sunlight provides the most vitamin D naturally, too much sun exposure provides its own risks and so many people turn to vitamin D supplements.

Internet Gaming Disorder in Children and Adolescents

Internet Gaming Disorder in Children and Adolescents

If you are dealing with internet gaming disorder there are treatment options available. Our team of licensed professionals specializes in psychotherapy with children, teens and young adults in and around Brooklyn, New York to provide sensitive, confidential and effective help.

Anxiety in Pregnancy and Postpartum: You Are Not Alone

Anxiety in Pregnancy and Postpartum: You Are Not Alone

It is natural to worry during pregnancy and in the postpartum period that follows, but postpartum anxiety is much more intense and persistent than typical new parent concerns. Here’s how you can tell the difference.


Marijuana and Risk of Psychosis in Adolescents

Marijuana and Risk of Psychosis in Adolescents

Medical marijuana is being used more and more for both physical and mental health concerns, and yet research on the topic still has much to teach us about the actual effect marijuana use has on different groups of people. Dr. Beata Lewis discusses new research on marijuana use and teen psychosis.