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We found 8 providers with an interest in depression and who accept Self-Pay/Uninsured near Fort Collins, CO.

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Dr. Saul Hopper, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
503 Remington Street; Suite 102
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Saul Hopper is a psychologist. His areas of expertise include the following: depression, behavior therapy, and infertility. He is in-network for ValueOptions, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Cigna, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Hopper has an open panel.

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Specializes in Psychology
315 Canyon Avenue; Suite A
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Sharon Austin works as a psychologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Austin include behavioral medicine, depression, and life transitions. Dr. Austin is in-network for Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
112 S College Avenue; Suite 200
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Raina Denmark works as a psychologist in Fort Collins, CO. Her clinical interests include depression, humanistic psychotherapy, and dissociative disorders. She takes Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. Dr. Denmark is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
375 E Horsetooth Road; Suite 2-203
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Michael Griffith practices psychology in Fort Collins, CO. Areas of expertise for Dr. Griffith include behavioral medicine, depression, and education consultation. He is an in-network provider for GEHA, Great-West Healthcare, and Cofinity, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
2014 Caribou Drive; Suite 150
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Ewa Ostoja-Starzewska's area of specialization is psychology. Clinical interests for Dr. Ostoja-Starzewska include behavioral medicine, adoption issues, and depression. She honors Self-Pay/Uninsured and TRICARE insurance. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment. Dr. Ostoja-Starzewska is conversant in Polish.

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Dr. Mary E Tobin, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology, Counseling, Psychotherapy
3307 S College Avenue; Suite 213, Office 1
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Mary Tobin practices psychology, counseling, and psychotherapy in Fort Collins, CO. Dr. Tobin's areas of expertise include depression, life transitions, and stress management. ValueOptions, Cigna, and Self-Pay/Uninsured are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tobin honors. She welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
219 West Magnolia Street; Suite 220
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Kenton Gabel practices psychology in Fort Collins, CO and Boulder, CO. He is rated highly by his patients. His areas of expertise include depression, phobias, and dialectical behavior therapy. Dr. Gabel takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Gabel's office for an appointment.

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Specializes in Psychology, Counseling
323 W Drake Road; Suite 124
Fort Collins, CO
 

Dr. Beth O'Brien works as a psychologist and counselor. Patients gave her an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among her clinical interests: depression, behavior therapy, and infertility. Dr. O'Brien takes GEHA, ValueOptions, and Anthem, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients.

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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.