Depression

Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy

Billings Clinic Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy Billings Clinic's equine-assisted psychotherapy (EAP) program is used to treat a variety of mental health and human development needs. EAP incorporates horses, a mental health professional, a horse specialist, and patients in a joint effort to facilitate emotional growth and learning.

Conditions and needs treated by equine-assisted therapy include:
  • Behavioral issues
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Substance abuse disorders
  • Eating disorder
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Depression

Exercise is good for your mental health, as long as you don't overdo it, researchers say.

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Treating Depression May Prevent Repeat Heart Attack

TUESDAY, July 24, 2018 -- It's common for heart attack survivors to develop depression. Now a new trial has found that antidepressant treatment may help those patients avoid a second heart attack.

The study, of 300 heart patients with depression, found that treatment with the antidepressant escitalopram (Lexapro) almost halved the risk of suffering another heart attack in the next eight years.

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Depression

People with severe depression may have particularly low blood levels of an amino acid involved in brain function, a new study suggests.

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Depression

If you're fit in middle age, you might be guarding against not only depression as a senior, but also dying from heart disease if you do develop depression, a new study suggests.

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Depression

Folks who can't get back to work after a heart attack have a greater risk of depression and financial hardship than those who return to their jobs, a new study finds.

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