The development of smart devices has transformed telemedicine. Now, these devices make it simple for medical personnel to securely and quickly share patient data, images, and videos with one another. They also allow patients to gain access to in-depth virtual care from any location, at any time.
Achieve Medical Center is the leader among depression treatment centers in the United States. Our expert medical clinicians understand the effects of severe depression and offer both traditional and alternative treatments for depression symptoms.
Military Mental Health Treatment
Mental health treatment for military families in San Diego and other regions across the United States is sometimes difficult to find. Achieve Medical Center is proud to offer a variety of options to ensure that active and retired military personnel and their spouses receive the support they need to alleviate their symptoms, either those stemming from combat or from other stressors and complicating factors in their lives. In addition, Achieve Medical Center also recognizes that military spouses can struggle as they are often away from their loved ones for extended periods of time, which can also take a toll.
Evaluation & Diagnosis
At Achieve Medical Center we recognize that each patient has his or her own unique individual set of circumstances, and we utilize all of the diagnostic tools at our disposal in order to compile a complete and accurate diagnosis evaluation.
Clinical psychopharmacology refers to the study of drug-induced changes in behaviors, emotions, mood, and thinking. Psychopharmacological treatment may involve the use of one or more medications to treat the symptoms of depression.
Every individual is unique and has specific needs, challenges, and strengths that affect their diagnosis and treatment. Once a working diagnosis is established, a fully individualized and comprehensive treatment plan is established in collaboration with the patient or his/her family. The team members at Achieve Medical Center are specially trained in their area of expertise to integrate all relevant forms of therapy into our customized treatment plan which is designed in collaboration with the patient, their primary care physician, family, school and other medical providers.
Achieve Medical Center is proud to provide a wider range of psychotherapeutic treatments to help patients and families understand and resolve symptoms of mental illnesses, resolve problems, modify behaviors, and learn positive coping skills. The ultimate goal of all our therapies are to make enduring changes in a person’s life in order to enable them to live a more fulfilling life.
A Psycho-Educational Evaluation provides a comprehensive overview of a child’s functioning in the school, including the following domains: cognitive, processing, academic, and social skills as well as a summary of the child’s emotional well-being and learning strengths.
Neuropsychological Testing & Evaluations
A neuropsychological evaluation involves examining thinking, behavior, and social and emotional functioning through standardized tests and procedures.
Genetic health testing involves an evaluation of a person’s DNA, and sometimes provides information to help diagnose, treat, and prevent illness.
Nutrition & Dietary Counseling
We recognize the importance of diet for the health of not only the body, but the mind. This integrative approach for healthy eating mental health is based on numerous scientific studies, and it can bring dramatic positive results.
Esketamine (Spravato) & Ketamine Therapies
Intranasal Spravato (Esketamine) is sometimes used as part of a multidisciplinary therapy program to help patients coping with Treatment-Resistant Depression. Our expert medical clinicians are available to guide patients dealing with Treatment-Resistant Depression about the use of Spravato (Esketamine) and other treatment options.
Neurofeedback, also referred to as biofeedback, is used to monitor a patient’s brainwaves and brain performance. With neurofeedback therapy, a patient may be able to get help to manage symptoms associated with anxiety, depression, ADHD, and other mental health disorders.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) – short attention span, trouble concentrating, restlessness, forgetfulness, low frustration tolerance, problems getting along with family and friends, hyperactivity/impulsivity.
Zulresso (Brexanalone) is a novel IV (intravenous) treatment approved by the FDA for the treatment of postpartum depression in adult women. PPD is a major depressive episode that most often occurs following childbirth, though can sometimes start during pregnancy, characterized by sadness, loss of interest in usual activities, and difficulty finding pleasure in life or forming emotional connections with others.
Achieve Medical Center understands the special needs, sacrifices and demands of our armed service members and their families and strives to provide community outreach services. We also provide special programs with wellness consultants geared towards school systems, churches and special diversity groups.