Depression and Related Mood Disorders

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Depression is characterized by an intense, ongoing sadness that is often accompanied by loss of interest, guilt, low self-esteem, a sense of helplessness, changes in appetite, sleep disturbance, and suicidal thoughts that last for several weeks.

If you have noticed these symptoms in yourself or others, they may be signs of clinical or major depression. These conditions can be disabling and even life threatening and warrant urgent medical attention.

Treatment of Depression

Our team of doctors, nurses, and counselors is experienced in the multimodal treatment of depression. Our array of treatments includes cognitive behavior therapy, family and interpersonal therapies, and lifestyle coaching. As necessary, we also employ prescription medication, natural remedies, and supplements to alleviate symptoms.


If you are experiencing symptoms of mental or physical distress and would like to discuss your treatment options, schedule an appointment with one of our providers today by using our online form or by calling (805) 341-3416 during normal business hours.

(805) 341-3416
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 6:00pm


31194 La Baya Drive
Suite 202
Westlake Village, CA 91362


30851 Agoura Road
Suite 304
Agoura Hills, CA 91301


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