Highly effective psychotherapy combined with medication management as needed

Maor Katz, M.D

Balanced compassionate care
Maor Katz, M.D

Existing Patients

Resources

NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness: Dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness through support, education, advocacy and research. Includes fact sheets on specific diagnoses, medication information and information on how to get support.
www.nami.org

MHA: Mental Health America: Dedicated to helping all people lead mentally healthier lives including help finding treatment, support groups, information about diagnoses, medication information, help with prescription medications and help with insurance questions.
www.mentalhealthamerica.net/go/find_support_group

The National Library of Medicine's search engine with links to online medical journals can help you find detailed information on a wide range of topics in health care.
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez

EKS: Expert Concensus Guidelines:  Practical clinical recommendations for many psychiatric diagnoses based on a wide survey of expert opinions can help you understand your options and the approach to treatment.
www.psychguides.com/available

Savings on Medication:
www.destinationrx.com
www.rxdrugcard.com
www.edhayes.com/indigent.html
www.sfdph.org/dph/comupg/oprograms/SFRx/legal.asp

Books:
This is a nice guide to self-help books:
www.books4selfhelp.com/index.htm#directory

I also recommend:
For Depression:
David Burns: Feeling Good
For Anxiety:
David Burns: When Panic Attacks
For Relationship Problems:
Marshal Rosenberg: Non Violent Communication.
David Schnarch: Passionate Marriage.
David Burns: Feeling Good Together
For Shyness:
David Burns: Intimate Connections
For Obsessive and Compulsive symptoms:
Jeffery Schwartz: Brain Lock.
For Post Traumatic Stress Disorder:
Barbara Rothbaum et al: Reclaiming your life from a traumatic experience.
For Habits and Addictions:
Alcoholics Anonymous: The Big Book and The 12 Steps and 12 Traditions
(available online at: www.aa.org/lang/en/subpage.cfm?page=359)