Is cannabis good for my mental health?

Cannabis and mental health

At Benson Behavioral Health, a psychiatric practice serving Oregon, we are available for an initial evaluation within one week. Click HERE to request a consultation. Disclaimer: This blog post is not intended to provide medical advice. Cannabis, also known as marijuana, has a long history of use for recreational, medicinal, and spiritual purposes. In recent […]

What Type of Mental Health Professional Should I See?

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At Benson Behavioral Health, a psychiatric practice serving Oregon, we are available for an initial evaluation within one week. Click HERE to request a consultation. In today’s complex world, mental health concerns are on the rise. Seeking help from professionals has become increasingly common, but the range of mental health practitioners can be confusing. In […]

Should I Stop Taking My Psychiatric Medications?

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“I trusted my providers so I kept taking more and more medications when they told me I should. After a few years, I couldn’t remember what each medication was for. I started having side effects, so I tried to stop taking them—but that made me feel even worse! After that, no one would give me […]

ADHD Diagnosis: A Guide

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It seems like everyone is talking about ADHD diagnosis. As of October 2022, the term “#ADHD” has been searched on the social media platform TikTok over 16 billion times! Most people struggle with attention on occasion, and this causes many adults to wonder if they have undiagnosed ADHD. In this blog post, we’ll teach you […]

SSRI Educational Video

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A detailed video concerning the benefits and risks of the common psychiatric medications known as Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs.) Note: this video is for educational purposes only, and is not intended to serve as medical advice. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUzRaC5UIJE&t=1s Request An Evaluation Contact Us