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COPE supported centers are pleased to provide a blog for patients and family members of patients that provides more information on ketamine treatments and mental illness.


How Does Ketamine Relieve Depression?

How does ketamine act in the treatment of depression? Researchers are still exploring this relatively new treatment.  Below you will find an outline of our current understanding of how ketamine relieves depression.

COPE supported centers are pleased to provide a blog for patients and family members of patients that provides more information on ketamine treatments and mental illness.


Ketamine for Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Social Anxiety Disorder

Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is characterized by excessive anxiety and worry about real or imagined issues in everyday life. The anxiety is present on most days and is hard to control.

COPE supported centers are pleased to provide a blog for patients and family members of patients that provides more information on ketamine treatments and mental illness.


Ketamine for Depression in Bipolar Disorder: An Introduction

Bipolar depression is one of the conditions for which ketamine is sometimes considered. This article explains what bipolar disorder and bipolar depression are, and discusses the possible role of ketamine in the treatment of bipolar depression.

COPE supported centers are pleased to provide a blog for patients and family members of patients that provides more information on ketamine treatments and mental illness.


Ketamine For PTSD

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition for which treatment with the anesthetic drug ketamine is sometimes considered. This article explains what PTSD is and discusses the possible role of ketamine in its management.

COPE supported centers are pleased to provide a blog for patients and family members of patients that provides more information on ketamine treatments and mental illness.


Ketamine and Depression: An Introduction

Ketamine has received a lot of press in recent years, and has been hailed as a groundbreaking treatment for several psychiatric illnesses. This is the first in a series of articles that examines ketamine with a particular focus on its potential as a treatment for major depression.