Medications

Portland Psychotherapy does not provide medications.

Costs of prescription medications keep on getting higher and higher, and even for those who have insurance, their share of the cost keeps rising. While we don’t provide medication at Portland Psychotherapy, just counseling and therapy, we are often helping people find low-fee sources for medications.

For most people dealing with problems such as anxiety or depression, evidence-based psychotherapy is at least as effective as medications. If you haven’t yet started a medication for depression, anxiety, or other mental health problem, we’d recommend you give us a call and let us do an evaluation. You may find that you can get the help you need without taking medication.

However, if you are wanting medication or are already on a medication and looking for resources on how to make it cheaper, here are some ideas: