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Dr. Eindra Khin Khin Khin, MD
Specializes in Psychiatry
1100 Alabama Avenue Se
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Eindra Khin's specialty is psychiatry. Areas of expertise for Dr. Khin include mood disorders and anxiety disorders. Dr. Khin is affiliated with GW Medical Faculty Associates. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Medicine. She trained at George Washington University Medical Center for her residency. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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All Interests: Mental Health Issues, Mood Disorders, Forensics, Anxiety Disorders

Dr. Kathryn Kanzler Appolonio, PsyD
Specializes in Health Psychology
1050 W Perimeter Road; 779 Mdos/sgow
Andrews Air Force Base, MD
 

Dr. Kathryn Kanzler works as a health psychologist. She trained at Wilford Hall Medical Center for her residency. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kanzler include acceptance and commitment therapy, behavioral medicine, and depression. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kanzler accepts. Dr. Kanzler is affiliated with the University of Texas (UT) Medicine San Antonio.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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Specializes in Social Work
10905 Fort Washington Rod; Suite 400a
Fort Washington, MD
 

Ms. Melissa Brown specializes in social work. Her areas of expertise include the following: pastoral therapy, depression, and life transitions. Ms. Brown honors Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Depression, Domestic Abuse, Existential Psychotherapy, Grief, Coaching, Cross-Cultural Issues, ... (Read more)

Rachel Beth Singer, MSW
Specializes in Social Work
11001 Frank Tippett Road
Cheltenham, MD
 

Ms. Rachel Singer's area of specialization is social work. Her clinical interests include alcohol abuse, child abuse, and depression. Ms. Singer is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

All Interests: Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Child Abuse, Phobias, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Substance Abuse, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Psychology
9006 Woodyard Road
Clinton, MD
 

Dr. Gail Bleach works as a psychologist in Clinton, MD and Silver Spring, MD. Her areas of expertise include the following: crisis intervention, depression, and infertility. The average patient rating for Dr. Bleach is 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Bleach takes Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. She welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, bipolar disorder

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Specializes in Counseling
7700 Old Branch Avenue; Suite D103
Clinton, MD
 

Dr. Jesse Griffin's specialty is counseling. Dr. Griffin's areas of expertise include substance abuse, terminal illness, and depression.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Couples Therapy, Grief, Substance Abuse, Terminal Illness, Family Therapy Services, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
7606 Georgian Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD
 

Ms. Beverly Smith works as a counselor. These areas are among Ms. Smith's clinical interests: terminal illness, depression, and counselor education.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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Specializes in Counseling, Addiction Therapy
10506 Thrift Road
Clinton, MD
 

Ms. Shirley Morris' areas of specialization are counseling and addiction therapy; she sees patients in Clinton, MD. These areas are among her clinical interests: terminal illness, substance abuse, and depression.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Couples Therapy, Grief, Substance Abuse, Terminal Illness, Family Therapy Services, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
6804 Osborne Hill Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD
 

Ms. Farah Westbrook is a counselor in Upper Marlboro, MD. Clinical interests for Ms. Westbrook include substance abuse, terminal illness, and depression.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Couples Therapy, Grief, Mental Health Issues, Sexual Abuse, Substance Abuse, Terminal ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
3102 Floral Park Road
Clinton, MD
 

Ms. Mary Ann Morgan's area of specialization is counseling. These areas are among her clinical interests: play therapy, depression, and anxiety.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Play Therapy, Depression, Anxiety, Couples Therapy

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Specializes in Counseling
9006 Woodyard Road
Clinton, MD
 

Ms. Belinda Frost's specialty is counseling. Ms. Frost's areas of expertise include the following: terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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Specializes in Counseling
10804 Winston Churchill Court
Upper Marlboro, MD
 

Ms. Latasha Morgan's area of specialization is counseling. Ms. Morgan's areas of expertise include the following: terminal illness, depression, and counselor education. She has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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Specializes in Counseling
6178 Oxon Hill Road; Suite 202
Oxon Hill, MD
 

Ms. Lurlene Sweeney is a counselor. Her areas of expertise include terminal illness, depression, and counselor education.

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All Interests: Terminal Illness, Depression, Counselor Education, Mental Health Agency Services, Grief, Mental ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
3102 Floral Park Road
Clinton, MD
 

Ms. Anita Leach is a counselor. Clinical interests for Ms. Leach include terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services.

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Specializes in Counseling
10009 Preakness Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD
 

Ms. Tillie Brown works as a counselor in Upper Marlboro, MD. Ms. Brown's areas of expertise include substance abuse, terminal illness, and depression.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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Specializes in Counseling
3102 Floral Park Road
Clinton, MD
 

Ms. Mary Belote is a counselor. Her clinical interests include terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services.

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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.