We found 11 providers with an interest in depression and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Silver EPO near Homestead, FL.

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Specializes in Psychology
1304 S. Desoto Avenue; Suite 310
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Sheila Katt-Beck works as a psychologist in Tampa, FL. Dr. Katt-Beck's areas of expertise include the following: crisis intervention, depression, and behavior therapy. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Katt-Beck accepts. She is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Men's Health Issues, Feminist Therapy, ... (Read more)

Millyan P Cabrera
Specializes in Counseling
3202 Henderson Boulevard; Suite 100a
Tampa, FL
 

Ms. Millyan Cabrera's specialty is counseling. Her areas of expertise include depression, behavior therapy, and person-centered therapy. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Ms. Cabrera's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Employee Assistance Program, Behavior Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Counseling
1408 N Westshore Boulevard; Suite 502
Tampa, FL
 

Ms. Samantha Tubbs-Crews' specialty is counseling. These areas are among Ms. Tubbs-Crews's clinical interests: terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

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

Specializes in Family Therapy, Counseling
419 W. Platt Street; Office 2
Tampa, FL
 

Ms. Clarissa Crystal-Belle's areas of specialization are family therapy and counseling; she sees patients in Bradenton, FL, Brandon, FL, and Tampa, FL. Areas of expertise for Ms. Crystal-Belle include acceptance and commitment therapy, crisis intervention, and infidelity issues. Ms. Crystal-Belle has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , postpartum depression

All Interests: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Crisis Intervention, Phobias, Dissociative Disorders, Men's ... (Read more)

Dr. Danielle Vaughn Baum, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
8066 N 56th Street
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Danielle Baum's area of specialization is psychology. She is especially interested in individual psychotherapy. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , major depression

All Interests: Phobias, Divorce Mediation, Academic Concerns, Major Depression, Individual Psychotherapy, Grief, ... (Read more)

Dr. Sam Diasti, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
2605 W Swann Avenue; Suite 100
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Sam Diasti is a physician who specializes in general internal medicine. He obtained his medical school training at Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Seton Hall University. Clinical interests for Dr. Diasti include sleep apnea, wellness visit, and swallowing problems (dysphagia). Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Diasti (or staff) is conversant in Arabic, Spanish, and Hindi. Dr. Diasti is affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa.

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All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Bronchitis, Hypertension, Skin Cancer, Fractures, Esophagus Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Cheryl A Reed, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
2605 W Swann Avenue; Suite 100
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Cheryl Reed specializes in family medicine. Dr. Reed (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic, Spanish, and Hindi. Clinical interests for Dr. Reed include cystic fibrosis (CF), sleep apnea, and wellness visit. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa. Dr. Reed is a graduate of New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and a graduate of Heritage Valley Beaver's residency program. She has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Cigna.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hypertension, Hypoglycemia, Cystic Fibrosis, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
3218 Azeele
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Miller, who practices in Tampa, FL, is a medical specialist in adult rheumatology. In addition to English, Dr. Miller speaks Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Miller include diabetes, substance abuse, and emphysema. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa. He is a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine. Patient reviews placed Dr. Miller at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hypertension, Diabetes, Asthma, Wellness ... (Read more)

Dr. Kirtikumar J Pandya, MD
Specializes in Psychiatry
5106 N Armenia Avenue; #3
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Kirtikumar Pandya is a physician who specializes in psychiatry. In addition to English, Dr. Pandya (or staff) speaks Gujarati and Hindi. He is especially interested in alcohol abuse, depression, and attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). He is affiliated with BayCare Physician Partners, BayCare Medical Group, and BayCare Behavioral Health. He studied medicine at Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Pandya trained at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center. Patient ratings for Dr. Pandya average 2.5 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Alcohol Abuse, Depression, Sleep Apnea, Attention Deficit Disorder, Alzheimer's Disease

Specializes in General Internal Medicine
4543 South Manhattan Avenue; Suite 103
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Nimesh Panchigar works as a general internist in Tampa, FL. His education and training includes medical school at Grant Medical College and residency at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center. Dr. Panchigar's areas of expertise include the following: sleep apnea, wellness visit, and liver disease. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, Dr. Panchigar speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa.

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All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hypertension, Hypoglycemia, Sleep Apnea, ... (Read more)

Dr. Frankie Anne Small, EdD, MSW
Specializes in Social Work
4107 W Spruce Street; Suite 100
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Frankie Small practices social work. Her areas of expertise include depression, behavior therapy, and narrative therapy. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Small takes. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , depression

All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Psychotherapy Treatment, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy ... (Read more)

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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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