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Depression Treatment in Rockford, IL

1639 North Alpine Road suite 260, Rockford, IL 61107, USA

Office Hours

  • Monday — Friday9am — 5pm
  • Saturday — SundayClosed

Individual providers may offer expanded appointment hours. Please call (815) 395-1500 for availability.

Why Geode Health for Depression Treatment in Rockford?

Geode Health stands as a pivotal force in the realm of mental healthcare, dedicated to transforming lives through compassionate and effective depression treatment in Rockford. Our seasoned experts, equipped with extensive knowledge, provide personalized care tailored to your unique needs.

At Geode Health, we prioritize your overall well-being. We offer a comprehensive array of evidence-based treatment methods, encompassing psychotherapy and medication management. Acknowledging the distinctiveness of each journey through depression, we are prepared to support and guide you at every stage.

What sets us apart is our unwavering commitment to cultivating a supportive and inclusive environment. We believe in forging authentic connections with our clients, fostering trust that serves as the foundation for transformative healing. Opt for Geode Health for depression treatment that transcends conventional approaches, ensuring you receive compassionate care and expertise for lasting positive change. Your journey to emotional well-being begins with us.

Our providers in Rockford, IL

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William Giakas, MD, Board-Certified in Adult, Geriatric, Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry

Outpatient Psychiatrist

Dr. William J. Giakas has over 37 years of experience and completed his psychiatry residency… View William Giakas’s profile

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Richard Jaconette, MD

Outpatient Psychiatrist

I am a board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist, as well as a general psychiatrist, with… View Richard Jaconette’s profile

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Jazira Sultanova

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

I am a Nurse Practitioner and have been providing psychiatry services for 7 years in… View Jazira Sultanova’s profile

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Alexandra Lundsteen, LMFT, CADC


I am a Therapist and have been providing therapy services for 7 years in outpatient,… View Alexandra Lundsteen’s profile

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Angela Gilbert, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner

I am a Nurse Practitioner and have been providing psychiatry services for 2 years in… View Angela Gilbert’s profile

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Celinda Smith, LCPC


I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and have been providing therapy services for 3 years… View Celinda Smith’s profile

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Jean Cooper, MS, LCPC, CADC


I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and have been providing Therapy services for over… View Jean Cooper’s profile

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Julie Mensching, DNP, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

I am a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and have been providing psychiatry services for… View Julie Mensching’s profile

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Lauran Mejia, FNP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

I am a Nurse Practitioner and have been providing Psychiatry services for 3 years in… View Lauran Mejia’s profile

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Sara Pottinger, LCPC


I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and have been providing psychotherapy services for 15years… View Sara Pottinger’s profile

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Shannon Ferriter, LCSW


I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and have been providing therapy services for 7… View Shannon Ferriter’s profile

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Tessa Bailey, LCPC


I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and have been providing therapy services for 9… View Tessa Bailey’s profile

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Kaitlyn O’Brien, LPC


I am a Therapist and have been providing mental health services for 4 years in… View Kaitlyn O’Brien’s profile

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Candice Peterson, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Candice is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with 16 years’ experience in… View Candice Peterson’s profile

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Katherine Dorwaldt, BSN RN MSN, APRN, PMHNP- BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Katherine has been working in healthcare for the last 15 years with experience in multiple… View Katherine Dorwaldt’s profile

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Patricia Pasillas Cardenas, APRN

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

I am a Nurse Practitioner that sees patients across the lifespan. I strive to provide… View Patricia Pasillas Cardenas’s profile

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Sabrina Marlow, LCPC


I specialize in utilizing evidence-based approaches such as cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, trauma-focused cognitive… View Sabrina Marlow’s profile

In-person or online appointments available with our providers in Rockford, IL

In contrast to the numerous “virtual-only” mental healthcare companies prevalent today, Geode Health is physically situated in the communities we serve. This physical presence enables us to conduct in-person monitoring of patients with complex needs, ensuring the safe prescription of medications that others cannot provide, and facilitating access to the latest treatments.

For added flexibility, we also provide the option to connect with our healthcare providers online through secure video visits. Both visit types are easily bookable and manageable online, with availability within a week or less.

Frequently Asked Questions about Depression Treatment in Rockford, IL

The Geode Health depression treatment offers a specialized program designed to address both depressive symptoms and the underlying causes of depression. This comprehensive treatment model, incorporating psychotherapy and medication management, aims to improve mental well-being by providing personalized interventions tailored to individual needs.

Geode Health offers extensive care for various forms of depression, including major depressive disorder, persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia), treatment-resistant depression, and depression associated with bipolar disorder. Our experienced healthcare professionals customize treatment plans to address the unique challenges of each individual, fostering the path towards recovery.

At Geode Health, our method for addressing depression therapy stands out, focusing on the precise treatment of depression symptoms and their outcomes. Our therapists utilize proven techniques such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) to address negative thought patterns and provide meaningful relief. Moreover, we seamlessly integrate medication management when deemed necessary.

Certainly. Geode Health provides integrated care for individuals facing both depression and co-occurring mental health conditions, including anxiety disorders or substance use disorders. The specialized depression treatment program is crafted to address the complexities of co-occurring disorders, delivering comprehensive support for individuals seeking assistance.

At Geode Health, a typical session for treating depression involves a combination of open and guided discussions. These discussions are designed to explore thoughts and emotions, develop coping strategies, and move towards behavioral changes. Our team of experienced therapists, specializing in depression treatment, employs various therapeutic techniques to establish a customized and supportive environment. This method empowers patients to understand the factors influencing their mood and equips them with skills to effectively manage their symptoms.

Certainly, Geode Health’s depression counseling is specifically designed for children and adolescents. Our therapists utilize age-appropriate interventions to provide tailored support for younger clients grappling with depression. These interventions may include talk therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, or creative therapeutic approaches.

The consideration of medication is factored into the depression treatment plan at Geode Health. Our team, consisting of psychiatric experts, assesses the severity of symptoms and collaborates closely with individuals to pinpoint the most appropriate and personalized treatment approach. This may entail integrating medication alongside therapeutic interventions to enhance outcomes.

Certainly! Geode Health provides depression treatment sessions in both in-person and virtual formats, ensuring flexibility and accessibility for individuals. The option of virtual sessions allows individuals to receive support from the comfort of their homes, offering choices that accommodate diverse preferences and situations.

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