Hope for Rapid Treatment of Suicidal Patients

In 2019, more than 16 million adults in the United States suffered from Major Depression Disorder (MDD) – and that was before the COVID-19 pandemic started. The situation has only worsened; recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau showed that approximately 36 percent of adults reported symptoms of anxiety or depression over the past week. … Read more

New Treatment for PTSD with Ketamine Infusion Therapy

Veterans Day is a yearly reminder to honor those who have served in the armed forces.  It pays tribute to all American veterans who bravely served their country. Serving in defence of one’s nation is the ultimate sacrifice; men and women give up time with their families, leave their homes, risk their lives and many … Read more

What is Ketamine?

When patients first reach out to MindPeace Clinics, located in Arlington, Richmond and Norfolk, Virginia, one of their first questions is “What is Ketamine?” Many patients have little to no experience with this medication in a medical setting, and want to learn more before moving forward with this potentially life changing treatment. Ketamine is a dissociative anesthetic … Read more

What is Depression?

Many people tend to ignore depression, thinking it’s the same as the ordinary blues. They think that, like the blues, their depression will lift on its own. But clinical depression isn’t the same as just feeling a bit down, and it seldom improves without treatment. Patrick A. Oliver, M.D. and the staff of physicians at MindPeace … Read more