What to Know About Depression and Your Concentration

What to Know About Depression and Your Concentration

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This podcast episode is for people who are living with depression or their care partners; or anyone who is interested in learning more about depression. The goal of this episode is to help you talk to and work with your doctor about depression and your concentration.

You will learn about:

  • How depression and treatments used to help manage it may affect your concentration

  • Recognizing any changes in your concentration while living with depression

  • Talking to your doctor and healthcare team about depression and your concentration

Dr Rakesh Jain talks to Kate about her experiences with her concentration while living with depression.

Authors and Disclosures

Faculty

Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH

Clinical ProfessorDepartment of PsychiatryTexas Tech Health Sciences CenterSchool of Medicine -- Permian BasinMidland, Texas Disclosure: Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, has the following relevant financial relationships:Consultant or advisor for: AbbVie; Acadia; Adamas; Alfasigma; Alkermes; Allergan; Axsome; Corium; Cingulate Therapeutics; Eisai; Evidera; Impel; Janssen; Lilly; Lundbeck; Merck; Neos Therapeutics; Neurocrine Biosciences; Osmotica; Otsuka; Pamlab; Pfizer; Sage Therapeutics; Shire; Sunovion; Supernus; Takeda; Teva; Transcend Therapeutics; Usona.Speaker or member of speakers bureau for: AbbVie; Alkermes; Allergan; Axsome; Corium; Eisai; Indivior; Intra-Cellular Therapies; Ironshore Pharmaceuticals; Janssen; Lilly; Lundbeck; Merck; Neos Therapeutics; Neurocrine; Otsuka; Pamlab; Pfizer; Shire; Sunovion; Takeda; Teva; Tris Pharmaceuticals.

Editor

Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh

Associate Director, Content Development. Medscape, LLC.Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh, has no relevant financial relationships.

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