What is TMS Therapy? Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation or (TMS) Therapy, is a safe, non-invasive, non-medication treatment option for depression. The goal of TMS Therapy is to target areas of the brain that are under-active in depression sufferers. TMS Therapy uses magnets, similar to those used in an MRI, to stimulate nerve cells in the brain, specifically in the regions of the brain that control mood.
You have probably heard of antidepressant or antipsychotic medications. The have become a very common option for treating depression, anxiety, and variety of other diagnoses - some readers may even currently be subscribed these types of medications. But, do you know exactly what they are, or how safe and effective they are? In today's article we take a deeper look at antidepressant and antipsychotic medications, in relation to treating depression.
What is Transcrancial Magenetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy? Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy is a safe, non-invasive, non-medication treatment option for depression. The goal of TMS Therapy is to target areas of the brain that are underactive in depression sufferers.