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We found 24 providers with an interest in mood disorders and who accept Humana Silver HMO near Northbrook, IL.

Dr. Anna Ivanenko, PhD, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry, Pediatric Sleep Medicine
495 Central Avenue
Northfield, IL
 

Dr. Anna Ivanenko's areas of specialization are pediatric psychiatry and pediatric sleep medicine; she sees patients in Winfield, IL, Northfield, IL, and Elk Grove Village, IL. She has a special interest in sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, and insomnia. Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare Plans, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ivanenko honors. She studied medicine at Saint Petersburg I.P. Pavlov Medical University. She completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Louisville. She is conversant in Russian. Dr. Ivanenko's hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, and Adventist Hinsdale Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , mood disorders

All Interests: Restless Leg Syndrome, Sleep Disorders, Sleep Apnea, Attention Deficit Disorder, Insomnia, Anxiety ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry
545 Lincoln Avenue; Suite 4
Winnetka, IL
 

Dr. Rena Goodfriend-Leve, who practices in Winnetka, IL and Evanston, IL, is a medical specialist in pediatric psychiatry. These areas are among her clinical interests: depression and anxiety disorders. She is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Rush Medical College, Dr. Goodfriend-Leve performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Chicago. In addition to English, she speaks Hebrew. Dr. Goodfriend-Leve is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Anxiety Disorders

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Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry
49 S. Waukegan Road; Suite 200
Deerfield, IL
 

Dr. Ni Liu is a specialist in pediatric psychiatry. Her clinical interests encompass depression and anxiety. Dr. Liu takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. For her residency, Dr. Liu trained at the University of Chicago Medical Center. She is conversant in Mandarin. She is professionally affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Anxiety

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Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry
49 S. Waukegan Road; Suite 200
Deerfield, IL
 

Dr. Muhammad Junaid works as a child & adolescent psychiatrist in Chicago, IL and Deerfield, IL. His clinical interests encompass attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), mood disorders, and autism spectrum disorders (pervasive developmental disorders). He is professionally affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. Dr. Junaid is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended medical school at Dow Medical College. For his professional training, Dr. Junaid completed a residency program at Nassau University Medical Center. Dr. Junaid (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu and Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , mood disorders

All Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder, Mood Disorders

Dr. Mark D Parisi Psy.D. And Associates, PsyD
Specializes in Family Therapy, Social Work, Pediatric Psychiatry, Psychology, Neuropsychology, Counseling, General Psychiatry
800 E Northwest Highway; Suite 106, Office 2
Mount Prospect, IL
 

Dr. Mark Parisi specializes in family therapy, pediatric psychiatry, and social work and practices in Mount Prospect, IL and Chicago, IL. Dr. Parisi's areas of expertise include the following: infidelity issues, phobias, and diagnostic evaluation. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Parisi (or staff) speaks Filipino, Arabic, and Spanish. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , postpartum depression

All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Phobias, Diagnostic Evaluation, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Men's Health ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Social Work
241 Golf Mill Center; Suite 708
Niles, IL
 

Mr. Robert Smith is a social worker in Niles, IL. Mr. Smith's areas of expertise include crisis intervention, depression, and infertility. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with NorthShore University HealthSystem.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

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

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Specializes in Psychology, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
2300 Lehigh Avenue; Suite 215
Glenview, IL
 

Dr. Clarie Brunegraff's areas of specialization are psychology and cognitive-behavioral therapy. Her clinical interests encompass depression and anxiety. Dr. Brunegraff honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. She is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Anxiety

Dr. Lynda Marie Behrendt, PsyD
Specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Health Psychology
666 Dundee Road; Suite 1701
Northbrook, IL
 

Dr. Lynda Behrendt is a cognitive therapist and health psychologist. Her areas of expertise include behavioral medicine, depression, and behavior therapy. She takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. In addition to English, Dr. Behrendt speaks Dutch. She has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Behavioral Medicine, Depression, Phobias, Substance Abuse, Education, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Social Work
2300 Lehigh Avenue; Suite 215
Glenview, IL
 

Mr. Rafael Rivera is a social worker. He is conversant in Spanish. Mr. Rivera's areas of expertise consist of depression, relational therapy, and oppositional defiant disorder. He is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. Mr. Rivera honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Individual Psychotherapy, Relational Therapy, Anxiety ... (Read more)

Phillip L Elbaum, MSW
Specializes in Social Work
35 Greenbriar
Deerfield, IL
 

Mr. Phillip Elbaum's area of specialization is social work. Mr. Elbaum's areas of expertise include the following: infertility, education consultation, and phobias. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Private Practice.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, postpartum depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Depression, Infertility, Education Consultation, Phobias, Men's Health Issues, ... (Read more)

Carol Helaine Drengenberg, MA
Specializes in Counseling
910 Skokie Boulevard; Suites 211 and 213
Northbrook, IL
 

Ms. Carol Drengenberg specializes in counseling. Clinical interests for Ms. Drengenberg include depression, behavior therapy, and narrative therapy. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Ms. Drengenberg takes.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, mood disorders

All Interests: Depression, Biofeedback, Body-Mind Psychotherapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Neurofeedback, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Social Work
5225 Old Orchard Road; #1
Skokie, IL
 

Ms. Janice Fleckman's specialty is social work. Ms. Fleckman's areas of expertise include the following: psychodynamic therapy, stress management, and anxiety. She has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, postpartum depression

All Interests: Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Individual Therapy, Interpersonal Relationship Issues, ... (Read more)

Tami N Meer, MSW
Specializes in Social Work
2530 Crawford Avenue; Suite 302
Evanston, IL
 

Ms. Tami Meer practices social work in Arlington Heights, IL and Evanston, IL. Clinical interests for Ms. Meer include depression, caregiver issues, and intimacy issues. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HFN, and Coventry.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, mood disorders

All Interests: Depression, Developmental Disorders, Psychotherapy Treatment, Group Therapy Services, Family ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Social Work
241 Golf Mill Center
Niles, IL
 

Dr. Shirley Craven practices social work. In addition to English, Dr. Craven speaks Yiddish. Her clinical interests include depression, grief, and substance abuse. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and Humana HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Family Therapy Services, Individual Therapy, Interpersonal ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Psychology
540 Frontage Road
Northfield, IL
 

Dr. Audra Kaplan's specialty is psychology. Her areas of expertise include depression, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and holistic therapy. Dr. Kaplan accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana HMO, and Humana Bronze. She welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Education Consultation, Developmental Disabilities, Neglect, Cognitive-Behavioral ... (Read more)

Arlyn P Stern
Specializes in Social Work
5225 Old Orchard Road
Skokie, IL
 

Ms. Arlyn Stern's area of specialization is social work. Clinical interests for Ms. Stern include depression, behavioral disorders, and phobias. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, mood disorders, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Men's Health Issues, Substance Abuse, Eating Disorders, Gay and Lesbian ... (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.