Behavioral Health Clinics

What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy?


If you are struggling with a mental health challenge, such as depression, anxiety disorders, alcohol and/or drug use problems, marital problems or eating disorders, then cognitive behavioral therapy may help. While there were earlier developments, cognitive behavioral therapy was first used during World War II to help veterans deal with the war's psychological impact on [...]

What Is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy?2022-11-10T16:51:36-06:00

Racial Disparities In Mental Health Treatment & Care


You can define disparities as unfair differences. In mental health, you can further define it as an unfair difference in access to and quality of care. Racial disparities can be defined as being denied access to or receiving lower-quality care based on your race. Research suggests that minorities, particularly those who identify themselves as African [...]

Racial Disparities In Mental Health Treatment & Care2022-06-30T10:25:25-05:00

What is the Difference Between a Nurse Practitioner and a Doctor?


  If you need to find a new health care provider, you may be wondering the difference between a nurse practitioner and a medical doctor. While they both treat medical conditions and refer to specialists, including mental health professionals, they are not the same thing. Education Nurse practitioners earn a registered nurse's degree and must [...]

What is the Difference Between a Nurse Practitioner and a Doctor?2022-05-24T10:32:48-05:00

Using Telehealth for Depression & Anxiety Treatment


If you are an individual who could benefit from depression treatment or anxiety treatment, telehealth may be the perfect solution. Also called telemedicine, there are several ways that people with depression or anxiety may benefit from telehealth. Telehealth is Convenient Telemedicine eliminates the hassles of taking a day off work and finding a sitter to [...]

Using Telehealth for Depression & Anxiety Treatment2021-11-01T12:34:06-05:00

Everything You Need to Know About National Mental Health Center Week


Typically held the first or second week of August annually, the National Mental Health Center Week celebrates all of our healthcare heroes, helps us look back on all that health centers have accomplished over the years, and raises mental health awareness for those interested in this topic across the United States. Mental health centers exist [...]

Everything You Need to Know About National Mental Health Center Week2020-08-03T16:00:43-05:00

TOP PSYCHIATRIST in Milwaukee Magazine – Dr. James Winston


Top Milwaukee Psychiatrist - Top Voted Psychiatrists in 2022 - Dr. James Winston & Dr. Jay Winston Every four years, Milwaukee Magazine, one of our city’s most popular publications, has doctors and nurses in the area complete a survey to identify Milwaukee’s TOP DOCTORS! So, when you are looking for a [...]

TOP PSYCHIATRIST in Milwaukee Magazine – Dr. James Winston2022-10-21T16:29:09-05:00

Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP)


How Can You Benefit From IOP American Behavioral Clinics Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP’s) provide a level of outpatient treatment that is more intensive than traditional weekly outpatient visits. IOP’s are small-group mental health programs meeting three or more hours several times a week. Each patient meets with his or her own doctor to develop an [...]

Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP)2020-06-04T18:17:16-05:00

The Doctor-Patient Relationship


Ways to Ensure a Successful Doctor-Patient Relationship A successful doctor-patient relationship starts with good communication and a partnership where both work toward the best outcome. With preparation, you can become an active partner in your health, making sure that you leave each appointment well informed and satisfied with the care received. Below are some tips [...]

The Doctor-Patient Relationship2020-07-23T20:21:24-05:00

American Behavioral Clinics Pharmacy Services Opening 2012


How to Save Time Filling Medications Genoa Healthcare Pharmacy At American Behavioral Clinics, we continue to listen to our patients' needs and provide innovative services to the Milwaukee community. That’s why we have partnered with Genoa Healthcare to provide a full service pharmacy at the American Behavioral Clinics Bluemound Clinic across from the Milwaukee County [...]

American Behavioral Clinics Pharmacy Services Opening 20122022-07-27T14:35:34-05:00

Group Therapy Sessions


Advantages of Group Therapy During group therapy, patients meet in a small group with others who may relate to their current condition. Depending on the size and nature of the groups, the setup of group therapy will vary. Typically, groups may have as many as 12 people or as little as 4 people. Groups meet [...]

Group Therapy Sessions2022-05-26T10:34:12-05:00