If you haven’t received a formal diagnosis for a mental health issue, it can be challenging to identify what’s wrong and how to seek help. Unfortunately, many people go years without a proper diagnosis, which makes it impossible to receive effective treatment. However, you still have options. There are several hallmark signs of mental illness to watch for, and discussing your concerns with your primary care provider can lead to a referral to a specialist for a proper diagnosis.
While this process can be nerve-wracking, knowing what’s wrong sooner enables you to seek help and regain control of your life, free from the constraints of mental illness. Some common symptoms to be aware of include:
Each person experiences mental health issues differently, and the symptoms mentioned above are just a few potential indicators of an underlying problem. However, if you notice these symptoms, it’s essential to consult with a trained specialist for a thorough evaluation.
Receiving a diagnosis not only helps you access the appropriate treatment but also ensures that your current health insurance plan covers the specific treatment you need. Cigna offers a variety of plan options and additional coverage for mental health, and our intake agents at Satori Behavioral Health can assist you in navigating the insurance paperwork to ensure proper coverage once you have a treatment plan in place.
At Satori, our goal is to provide everyone struggling with their mental health a chance at a better life. Visit us today and discover the range of programs we offer. We have the expertise and training to address multiple mental health issues simultaneously, including common conditions like anxiety and depression, bipolar disorder, and PTSD. Whatever you’re going through, help is available as long as you reach out to us.
We will get to know you and your personal needs when seeking treatment.
Our goal for each client is to provide you with the tools needed to thrive & enjoy life.