Psychiatry and Therapy in Wylie, Texas
Welcome to Pathway Psychiatry and Counseling Center
At Pathway Psychiatry and Counseling Center, we believe in an approach to mental health treatment and patient care that focuses on the whole person. As a board certified Psychiatrist, Dr. Gardner integrates medication management and psychotherapy, to improve your overall well-being. Our clinic focuses on personalized, detail-oriented care, and Dr. Gardner strives to be readily available to address patients’ needs whenever they may arise. Telemedicine appointments are also available to all Texas residents.
According to the CDC, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or ADHD is one of the most common chronic conditions in neurodevelopment, and it occurs when the central nervous system and the brain suffer impairments that affect growth and development. Let’s look at the symptoms of ADHD in children and how therapy can help both the child and parents.
Seasonal affective disorder, or SAD, is a form of depression that is typically at its worst during the winter season. Many individuals will experience worsening symptoms of SAD due to a lack of natural sunlight, though stress levels and even genetics can also influence the condition.
The first time a parent hears their young child say an unpleasant word, their reaction is usually: “Where did you learn that?” The truth is, many times the child will point at the dad or mom. Oops! Yes, our little ones are sponges that mimic what we say and do.