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GeroMedical Psychological Services believes that at the heart of its service to older adults, individuals compromised medically, emotionally or those finding themselves in a state of personal transition is this notion of enrichment. Our team of licensed clinicians, doctoral and masters level professionals, seek to enhance the quality of your life by addressing psychological obstacles, emotional challenges and assisting individuals and families with the erupting struggles of dementia... read more >

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  • > Dialectical Behavior Therapy 07.24.2015

    After my undergraduate degree was completed, I took a position at a residential treatment center in Portland. I had just come on at a time when they were switching their treatment modality from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Dialectical Behavior Therapy... read more >

  • > PCPs and Psychotropic Medications 07.07.2015

    Problem solving an issue that comes up regularly for our patients, I recalled the article I read in the NY Times back in December 2013 that pointed out that Psychiatrists in the United States were significantly less likely than Medical... read more >

  • > Antipsychotic Medications in Nursing Homes 06.22.2015

    CMS’s new rule governing the use of antipsychotic medications in nursing homes. This year the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) came out with a new rule governing the use of antipsychotic medications at skilled nursing facilities. In summary,... read more >

  • > Suicide Prevention 06.05.2015

    The American Foundation For Suicide Prevention funds research, creates educational programs, advocates for public policy, and supports survivors of suicide loss. I support this great cause because I experienced a great loss in 2003 when my best friend committed suicide.... read more >