Dr. Lipton strives to establish a trusting relationship and open atmosphere helping you to be more comfortable confronting fears and honestly discussing feelings. Dr. Lipton brings 40 years of experience to assist you in making emotional and behavioral changes which can improve the quality of your life.
Oftentimes depression can create problems in your marriage and family. People can suffer from depression, particularly long standing depression, and not be aware they are depressed because it "feels" normal. Conversely, ongoing marital and family problems can lead to depression. Depression must be treated first in order to give you the emotional where-with-all to address your marriage and family issues. If you are located in the Baltimore or Towson, MD areas, don't hesitate to call Dr. Lipton today.
The following are symptoms of depression as outlined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of the American Psychiatric Association. (DSM IV).
a. Depressed mood for most of the day
b. Decreased pleasure in normal activities
c. Difficulty sleeping or significantly increased need to sleep
d. Weight loss or weight gain
e. Feelings of guilt or worthlessness
f. Low energy level
g. Difficulty making decisions or concentrating
h. Suicidal thoughts
Dr. Lipton, expert clinical psychologist, is qualified to assist you in dealing with these symptoms by using a variety of therapy options including:
• Couples counseling
• Family counseling
• Biofeedback training
STRESS AND ANGER ARE DANGEROUS TO YOUR EMOTIONAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH
Ongoing stress and problems in managing anger can be devastating to you, your family, and your vocation. Dr. Lipton specializes in helping you learn how to cope with the stress and anger of daily life.