Mental Health

How to Find a Therapist

How to Find a Therapist Deciding to seek professional treatment for your mental health is not an easy decision. Reaching out for help requires courage, but you have to know you’re worth it. If you suffer from any of the following mental conditions, therapy may be a useful tool which can help guide you through […]

Leah McCabe
Mental Health

Can You Buy Anxiety Medication Over The Counter?

Can You Buy Anxiety Medication Over The Counter? No, you cannot buy anxiety medication over the counter. Anxiety pills are prescription medications and you will need a consultation with a doctor before you are able to obtain them. Some anxiety medications have potential for abuse and are therefore classified as controlled substances. You will need […]

Leah McCabe
Mental Health

How Much Does Online Therapy Cost?

How Much Does Online Therapy Cost? Online therapy is a new way to access the help you need right from your home. Wherever you are, whenever you need it, online therapy is a tool revolutionizing the way people find treatment. Below, you’ll find some of the most popular online therapy sites and the important information […]

Leah McCabe
Antidepressants / Mental Health

Antidepressant Common Side Effects

What Are Antidepressant Common Side Effects? Warning: The use of certain antidepressants to treat major depressive disorder (MDD) in adolescents may increase the risk of suicidal ideations and behaviors. While taking antidepressants mental health can change in unexpected ways. You should call a doctor right away if you experience any suicidal thoughts. Always talk to […]

Leah McCabe
Antidepressants / Mental Health

Signs of Depression

Signs of Depression More than 300 million people of all ages suffer from depression, according to a recent report released by the World Health Organization. As the most-common mental disorder, depression is becoming more and more understood on a global scale. But despite gaining validation and acceptance as a mental disorder, there are still barriers […]

Leah McCabe
Anxiety Medication / Mental Health

Can You Buy Anxiety Medication Online?

Can You Buy Anxiety Medication Online? Anxiety and depression are the most common mental disorders in the United States. The Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) estimates that about 40 million adults are affected by this disability each year. Anxiety disorders are highly treatable and thanks to innovative strides in tele-healthcare websites like PlushCare, […]

Leah McCabe
Mental Health / Relationships

The 3 Biggest Advantages of Human Touch May Surprise You

These 3 Advantages of Hugs, Pats, or Intimacy May Surprise You Have you ever wondered why holding hands, a hug, or cuddles can feel so good? From social reasons to health-boosting benefits, read on to find out how touch can be so soothing and increase your longevity. Why Is Touch Important? One of the most […]

Sara Menges
Mental Health / Online Psychiatrist

OCD Test

Do I Have OCD? OCD Diagnosis and Treatment You can’t be diagnosed with OCD just from the results of an online OCD test. You must talk to a psychiatrist. Luckily, PlushCare now has psychiatrists that can diagnose and treat OCD. There’s no need to drive across town for an appointment. You can get a diagnosis […]

Leah McCabe
Mental Health / Online Psychiatrist

Does Therapy Really Work?

Does Therapy Really Work? Have you been thinking about going to therapy? Therapy isn’t just for people with mental illnesses. Anyone can benefit from the insight gained in therapy. So, does therapy really work? The simple answer is yes, but the truth is more complicated than a one-word answer. Let’s talk more about therapy and […]

Leah McCabe
Mental Health / Online Doctor

Feeling a Little Blue?

Feeling a Little Blue? Have you ever felt down for a few days, or more? Chances are your answer is yes. All of us go through ups and downs in our lives – it’s part of the human experience, and it’s normal. Most of the time we are able to bounce back without really doing […]

Anjali Dixit
Mental Health

Suicide Prevention Week | Suicidal Thoughts and Depression Treatment Online

Suicidal Thoughts and Depression Treatment Online National Suicide Prevention Week 2019 starts today, September 8th, and goes through the 14th. Far too many people are taking their lives before they have a chance to see a brighter future. Now is the time to share resources to help others find a way out of the darkness. […]

Jennifer Nelson
Mental Health

Symptoms of Suicidal Depression and How to Spot Suicidal Behavior

Symptoms of Suicidal Depression and How to Spot Suicidal Behavior It’s National Suicide Prevention Week, September 8th through the 14th. While it’s always important to talk about suicide, this week is dedicated to spreading awareness and information. The goal is to save lives that might otherwise be lost to suicide. Are you worried that somebody […]

Jennifer Nelson
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