Medications can be an effective basis for treatment of many mental and behavioral conditions.
Your treatment team will discuss with you how medications may be used as an effective part of your treatment plan.
Medications are prescribed based upon a person’s diagnosis and unique characteristics. Your doctor will select the medication, or combination of medications and treatments, that offers you the best opportunity for improved health and wellness.
Commonly used medications are included in these classifications:
- Antidepressants for the treatment of depression and anxiety
- Anti-anxiety medications for generalized anxiety, panic disorders and insomnia
- Antipsychotic medications for disorders such as schizophrenia, but they may also be used for other conditions