Interventional Psychiatry is a growing field within psychiatry that utilizes treatments other than traditional oral medications and psychotherapy. When preformed in addition to standard care, interventional treatments can enhance overall mental health while often reducing the need for medications, as well as, leading to symptomatic improvement sooner than with medications alone. We have over 12 years of experience treating complicated mood disorders and provide second opinions and consultation services for patients who seek further clarification of their diagnosis or want to consider different treatment options.

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Below, you will find several advocacy organizations in your area where you and your loved ones can find support and information on your condition.

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Interventional Psychiatry of Tampa Bay’s Local Advocacy Organizations:

NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Your local NAMI Affiliates and volunteer leaders work in communities across the country to raise awareness and provide essential and free education, advocacy, and support group programs.

NAMI Hillsborough provides advocacy, education, support, and public awareness so that all individuals and families affected by mental illness can build better lives. NAMI Hillsborough envisions a County where all people affected by mental illness are leading healthy, fulfilling lives supported by a community that cares. We have found strength in our journey, and hope that we can help you find strength in yours. Our Board of Directors, volunteers, and our members have been personally affected by mental health. We are here to help others, like we were helped – Peer-based Recovery is grounded in the approach that “we know what it is like, and we have been there.” Our services are all led by a person that has been affected by mental health in their lifetime.

NAMI Hillsborough
PO Box 17856
Tampa, FL 33682-7856
Phone: (813) 273-8104

MHA is a powerful voice for healthy communities throughout the nation and offers information, referrals, and resources for individuals living with any type of mental illness. One of MHA’s services includes online screening, which is one of the quickest and easiest ways to determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition. Mental health conditions, such as depression or anxiety, are real, common and treatable. And recovery is possible.

MHA of Southwest Florida helps families, groups, adults and teens who have experienced and are seeking recovery from mental health problems or addictions.

MHA of Southwest Florida
2335 9th Street North, Suite 404
Naples, FL 34103
Phone: (239) 261-5405

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) changes lives, saves lives and impacts lives, through education, peer support groups and advocacy for those diagnosed with a mental health illnesses and empowers their family and friends to embrace their independence, advocate for improved services, and to love them for who they are.

DBSA of Tampa Bay is a locally-run, independent affiliate of the National DBSA and offers peer-led support groups providing a place where people with mood disorders and those who care about them can share experiences, discuss wellness skills, and offer hope to one another. We’ve been there. We can help.

We provide weekly Peer-to-Peer bipolar and depression support group meetings throughout the Tampa Bay Florida region,  our educational lecture series, this informative web site, and an award winning newsletter. Please refer to our depression and bipolar support group schedule to find a support meeting that is convenient to you. There is no registration or fee required to attend our meetings. 

DBSA of Tampa Bay
4 Meeting Locations around Tampa



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