We found 14 providers with an interest in depression and who accept Medicare near Pasadena, CA.

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Dr. Manny Burgess, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
1910 Huntington Drive
South Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Manny Burgess practices psychology in South Pasadena, CA. Areas of expertise for Dr. Burgess include depression, life transitions, and adjustment disorders. Patient reviews placed Dr. Burgess at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Burgess is an in-network provider for Blue Shield, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medicare insurance. Dr. Burgess's practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Fernando Jose Gutierrez, EdD
Specializes in Psychology, Counseling
2810 E. Del Mar Boulevard; 11a
Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Fernando Gutierrez is a psychologist and counselor in Pasadena, CA. Dr. Gutierrez's areas of expertise include the following: alcohol abuse, behavior therapy, and depression. Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Viant are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gutierrez takes. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Donald Lee Stoltzfus, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
3429 Ocean View Boulevard; Suite K
Glendale, CA
 

Dr. D. Stoltzfus' area of specialization is psychology. His areas of expertise include behavioral medicine, depression, and behavior therapy. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Self-Pay/Uninsured, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Stoltzfus welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Mary Jean Hayden, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
16 S Oakland Avenue; Suite 212
Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Mary Hayden is a psychologist in Pasadena, CA. These areas are among Dr. Hayden's clinical interests: behavioral medicine, depression, and domestic abuse. She accepts Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Dr. Mark Baker, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
650 Sierra Madre Villa; Suite 110
Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Mark Baker is a psychologist in Pasadena, CA and Santa Monica, CA. His clinical interests include child abuse, christian counseling, and caregiver issues. Dr. Baker honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Psychology
1605 Hope Street; Suite 305
South Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Catherine Smith is a psychologist in South Pasadena, CA. Areas of expertise for Dr. Smith include depression, sexuality, and life transitions. She honors Medicare insurance. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Nancy Ravesloot Rhodes, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
141 E. Walnut Street; Suite 200
Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Nancy Rhodes' area of specialization is psychology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Rhodes include depression, life transitions, and domestic abuse. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Self-Pay/Uninsured, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
595 E Colorado Boulevard; #405
Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Cecil Hoffman practices psychology in Ventura, CA and Pasadena, CA. Dr. Hoffman's areas of expertise include the following: depression, sexuality, and meditation. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Self-Pay/Uninsured, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Psychology
665 W Naomi Avenue; Suite 201
Arcadia, CA
 

Dr. Morris Powazek specializes in psychology and practices in Arcadia, CA. Dr. Powazek's areas of expertise include the following: learning disabilities, depression, and neuropsychological testing. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and more. He welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
350 S Lake Avenue; Suite 284c
Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Beatriz Coca specializes in psychology. Dr. Coca's areas of expertise include the following: behavioral medicine, behavior therapy, and depression. She is in-network for Magellan Health Services, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. She speaks Spanish. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Ioan Marius Campeanu, MD
Specializes in Psychiatry
1560 E. Chevy Chase Drive; Suite 130
Glendale, CA
 

Dr. Ioan Campeanu's area of specialization is psychiatry. Dr. Campeanu's clinical interests include substance abuse, depression, and eating disorders. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Campeanu honors. Before performing his residency at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, Dr. Campeanu attended Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy for medical school. He is affiliated with Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Campeanu is accepting new patients.

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All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Eating Disorders, Anxiety Disorders

Dr. Dirk De Brito, MPH, MD
Specializes in Psychiatry
751 N Fair Oaks Avenue; Suite 300
Pasadena, CA
 

Dr. Dirk Debrito works as a psychiatrist in Pasadena, CA. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. In Dr. Debrito's practice, he is particularly interested in depression, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and anxiety. His professional affiliations include Huntington Hospital and Adventist Health System. He takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. His education and training includes medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Debrito is conversant in Spanish.

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All Interests: Depression, Attention Deficit Disorder, Anxiety, Couples Therapy, Bipolar Disorder

Dr. Lukas Alexanian, MD
Specializes in Psychiatry
1560 E. Chevy Chase Drive; Suite 130
Glendale, CA
 

Dr. Lukas Alexanian specializes in psychiatry. Dr. Alexanian's average rating from his patients is 2.5 stars out of 5. He has a special interest in depression, eating disorders, and anxiety disorders. He is professionally affiliated with Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center and Adventist Health System. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. He has an open panel. Dr. Alexanian attended Yerevan State Medical University and then went on to complete his residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. Dr. Alexanian (or staff) is conversant in Armenian, Russian, and Persian.

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All Interests: Depression, Eating Disorders, Anxiety Disorders

Specializes in Psychiatry
1935 Glen Allen Lane
Altadena, CA
 

Dr. David Baron is a psychiatrist. Dr. Baron's areas of expertise include concussion, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and sports health. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and a graduate of Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center's residency program. He has received distinctions including "Top Doc" in America, Sports Psychiatry; Keynote Speaker, World Mental Health Day, Istanbul, Turkey (ADHD); and Winner, Kennedy Humanitarian Award, HSS Distinguished Service Award. Dr. Baron's professional affiliations include USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Keck Hospital of USC.

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All Interests: Depression, Sports Health, Concussion, Attention Deficit Disorder

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What is Depression?

Everyone knows what it feels like to get the blues once in a while. But depression is a serious illness that is more severe than a bad day and lasts much longer. Symptoms of depression stop a person from being able to function and enjoy daily activities for weeks or months at a time. It can happen to anyone, and it isn’t something that people can control by force of will or “snap out of.”

Some common symptoms of depression include:
  • Feeling sad, guilty, empty or hopeless
  • Fatigue and a lack of energy and motivation
  • A loss of pleasure in activities that were previously enjoyed
  • Unusual sleep or eating habits
  • “Mental fog” -- trouble concentrating, remembering, or making decisions
  • Physical aches and pains
  • Suicidal thoughts or a preoccupation with death

We don’t yet know what causes depression, but it’s thought that it is a combination of genetic, biological, environmental, and social influences. Because of this, the most effective treatments for depression combine medication with psychotherapy. Therapy, especially cognitive-behavioral therapy, can be extremely helpful in resolving the negative thoughts and feelings that come with depression. It gives patients new tools that they can use themselves to cope when their depression is making them feel down.

Some of the common medications used to treat depression include antidepressants such as SSRI’s (Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft) or atypical antidepressants (Cymbalta, Wellbutrin). It’s important to remember that these medications have different effects on everybody, and no one medication works right for everyone. You may have to try a couple before finding the one that works just right for you. If the first medication you try doesn’t work, don’t give up, and talk to your doctor about trying something else. In extreme cases where medication is not enough, electro-convulsive therapy and hospitalization may be the answer to keeping a severely depressed person safe.

Depression is a difficult illness to deal with, but it is more common than you’d think and there are many people who can help. With the right treatment, you can get back to fully enjoying your life again.
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