Behavioral Therapy in Brevard County

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Parrish Healthcare provides cognitive behavioral therapy services from highly qualified, compassionate healthcare professionals trained to assist patients various mental health disorders. Behavioral therapy is key to maintaining and bettering the health of so many patients who are struggling with mental health issues and need assistance establishing healthy lifestyles.

What Is Behavioral Therapy?

Behavioral therapy is a form of mental treatment that focuses on identifying and managing the behaviors of a patient that can be contributing to adverse effects on their health. This avenue of therapy is founded on the idea that behaviors are learned and that patients can train themselves to avoid that actions that contribute to or exacerbate their disorder.

Who Needs Behavioral Therapy?

Behavioral therapy has proven effective in many types of patients of all ages. Physicians may recommend behavioral therapy if a patient is suffering from a disorder that is known to respond to behavioral therapy.

Behavioral therapy has been known to help patients with:

  • Anxiety
  • Anger management issues
  • Depression
  • Panic disorders
  • Alcohol or drug abuse
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Self-harm
  • Eating disorders (bulimia, anorexia, etc.)
  • Phobias

Behavioral therapy has even shown to be effective with some patients who want to quit smoking. If you believe that you or a loved one may benefit from behavioral therapy, speak with your doctor about our available programs at Parrish Healthcare. We can assign you to a specially-trained therapist who is ready to assess your health, listen to your goals, and provide tools to make a positive impact on your well-being.