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We found 18 providers with an interest in mood disorders and who accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield near Davie, FL.

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Specializes in Social Work
300 S Pine Island Road; Suite 219
Plantation, FL
 

Ms. Sylvie Abramson specializes in social work and practices in Miramar, FL and Plantation, FL. Ms. Abramson (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Arabic, and Spanish. Her clinical interests include crisis intervention, domestic abuse, and immigration issues. Ms. Abramson is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, postpartum depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Depression, Men's Health Issues, Interpersonal Relationship Issues, Domestic ... (Read more)

Frona P Israel, MSW
Specializes in Social Work, Psychology, Addiction Therapy
2225 N University Drive
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Ms. Frona Israel is a social worker, psychologist, and addiction therapist in Pembroke Pines, FL, Weston, FL, and Fort Lauderdale, FL. Ms. Israel (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew, Spanish, and Yiddish. These areas are among Ms. Israel's clinical interests: alcohol abuse, depression, and infidelity issues. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. New patients are welcome to contact Ms. Israel's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Alcohol Abuse, Crisis Intervention, Depression, Phobias, Diagnostic Evaluation, Dialectical ... (Read more)

Dr. Lisa Saponaro, PhD
Specializes in Group Therapy, Family Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Counseling, Child Psychology, Addiction Therapy
120 S University Drive; Suite A
Plantation, FL
 

Dr. Lisa Saponaro practices group therapy, family therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy in Plantation, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Saponaro include crisis intervention, depression, and infertility. Amerigroup, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Saponaro honors. She is accepting new patients. Dr. Saponaro (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Depression, Education Consultation, Phobias, Diagnostic Evaluation, ... (Read more)

Dr. Lisa Mary Ortigara Crego, PhD, MSW
Specializes in Social Work
2225 N University Drive
Pembroke Pines, FL
 

Dr. Lisa Ortigara Crego works as a social worker in Pembroke Pines, FL. Dr. Ortigara Crego's areas of expertise include hypnosis (hypnotherapy), depression, and addiction intervention. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ortigara Crego accepts.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Substance Abuse, Holistic Approaches, Eating Disorders, Existential ... (Read more)

Dr. Seth David Grossman, PsyD
Specializes in Group Therapy, Psychology
10400 Griffin Road; Suite 109
Davie, FL
 

Dr. Seth Grossman works as a group therapist and psychologist in Davie, FL and Cooper City, FL. His clinical interests include behavioral medicine, depression, and biofeedback. Dr. Grossman takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Behavioral Medicine, Depression, Diagnostic Evaluation, Men's Health Issues, Biofeedback, ... (Read more)

Dr. Peter A Gold, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
3600 Cleveland Street
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Peter Gold practices psychology in Vero Beach, FL, Gainesville, FL, and Hollywood, FL. Areas of expertise for Dr. Gold include substance abuse, depression, and attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Behavior Problems, Drug Rehab, Attention ... (Read more)

Dr. Parvonae Marie Shaw, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
840 Azalea Court
Plantation, FL
 

Dr. Parvonae Shaw works as a psychologist. She is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by her patients. These areas are among her clinical interests: depression, infertility, and phobias. Dr. Shaw is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Developmental Disabilities, Dissociative Disorders, Men's Health Issues, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
2699 Stirling Road
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
 

Mr. Tyrone Lewis specializes in counseling. Clinical interests for Mr. Lewis include depression, diagnostic evaluation, and dissociative disorders. He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Mr. Lewis honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Depression, Diagnostic Evaluation, Dissociative Disorders, Men's Health ... (Read more)

Dr. Michelle Renee Reitman, PsyD
Specializes in Child Psychology
450 N. Park Road; #400
Hollywood, FL
 

Dr. Michelle Hintz is a child psychologist in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Hintz's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Hintz include depression, education consultation, and phobias. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Hintz's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, mood disorders, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Depression, Education Consultation, Phobias, Diagnostic Evaluation, Developmental Disabilities, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Social Work, Counseling, Addiction Therapy
12505 Orange Drive; Suite 907
Davie, FL
 

Ms. Monica Arroyo's areas of specialization are social work, counseling, and addiction therapy; she sees patients in Davie, FL. Her areas of expertise include depression, stress management, and women's health issues. Ms. Arroyo is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. She is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Individual Therapy, Interpersonal Relationship Issues, Immigration ... (Read more)

Paul C Briggs, MSW
Specializes in Massage Therapy, Social Work, Other
2750 N 29th Avenue; Suite 313
Hollywood, FL
 

Mr. Paul Briggs works as a massage therapist and social worker. Mr. Briggs's clinical interests include depression, meditation, and stress management. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana HMO, and PacifiCare, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Somatic Experiencing, Massage, Fibromyalgia, Individual Therapy, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
7390 Fifth Street; Suite 5
Plantation, FL
 

Ms. Linda Kaye's area of specialization is counseling. Clinical interests for Ms. Kaye include behavioral medicine, depression, and life transitions. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Behavioral Medicine, Depression, Substance Abuse, Holistic Approaches, Interpersonal Relationship ... (Read more)

Dr. Linda R Radford, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
12565 Orange Drive; #411
Davie, FL
 

Dr. Linda Radford specializes in psychology and practices in Davie, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Radford include hypnosis (hypnotherapy), depression, and behavior therapy. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Radford accepts. Dr. Radford has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Men's Health Issues, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Personality Disorders, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Psychology, Neuropsychology
410 Nw 74th Avenue
Plantation, FL
 

Dr. Allan Ribbler is a psychologist and neuropsychologist. Dr. Ribbler's areas of expertise include the following: behavioral medicine, depression, and behavior therapy. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Behavioral Medicine, Depression, Phobias, Diagnostic Evaluation, Developmental Disabilities, ... (Read more)

Jason Wasser, MS
Specializes in Family Therapy, Counseling
2699 Stirling Road; Suite 403e, Office 1
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Mr. Jason Wasser is a family therapist and counselor. Mr. Wasser is conversant in Hebrew. Areas of expertise for Mr. Wasser include depression, infidelity issues, and separation. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, mood disorders

All Interests: Depression, Sports Health, Developmental Disabilities, Men's Health Issues, Substance Abuse, Sleep ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Social Work, Counseling, Addiction Therapy
8201 Peters Road; Suite 1000
Plantation, FL
 

Ms. Natasha Nalls practices social work, counseling, and addiction therapy. Areas of expertise for Ms. Nalls include abuse, depression, and gender identity. Ms. Nalls takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Ms. Nalls (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Haitian Creole.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Psychotherapy Treatment, Group Therapy Services, Relationship Issues, ... (Read more)

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What are Mood Disorders?

Mood disorders are mental illnesses that primarily impact a person’s feelings, or mood. A person with a mood disorder might have primarily negative or primarily positive feelings, or maybe very few feelings at all. They might cycle back and forth from feeling unusually down to feeling on top of the world. Mood disorders are challenging to live with and frequently misunderstood, but they are also treatable. The two main mood disorders are depression and bipolar disorder.

In depression, people feel unusually sad, empty, hopeless, or unhappy. They may have low self-esteem, a lack of energy, and little interest in the world around them. They may have trouble sleeping and eating regularly. Everyone feels blue now and then, but depression is different. It is much more intense than a typical down day. It lasts much longer, and it interferes with people’s ability to do the things they normally do. At its worst, depression can even lead to thoughts of suicide.

Bipolar disorder sometimes feels like depression. But a person with bipolar disorder cycles through periods of depressed mood and elevated mood, or mania. Mania is like the opposite of depression. Manic people might feel invincible and unusually happy. They might talk or move quickly and not need very much sleep. They might spend too much, eat too much, gamble, or engage in risky and impulsive behavior. In severe cases, they may even hear voices or hallucinate. There is a subset of bipolar disorder called bipolar II, with typical depression symptoms but a milder form of mania, called hypomania. Hypomania includes many of the feelings of full mania but fewer of the risky and dangerous behaviors. Approximately six million Americans suffer from bipolar disorder. It tends to run in families, but the exact cause is still not well known.

There are several effective treatments available for mood disorders, including medications and talk therapy. Not every treatment will work for every person, so it sometimes takes time to find the right fit. A good mental health professional can help.