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Dr. Scott Hoopes M.D.

Meet Dr. Scott Hoopes

Dr. Hoopes has had a long and unique career. In essence, Dr. Scott P. Hoopes epitomizes the essence of compassionate care—a dedicated psychiatrist, an avid outdoorsman, and a devoted family man
Mar 13th, 2024
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Telemedicine appointments are a great way to get psychiatric treatment in a more convenient way.
Feb 5th, 2024

Get Your Refills!

Maintaining mental health often involves a combination of therapy, self-care, and for many, the use of psychiatric medications. However, ensuring a consistent supply of these medications can sometimes be a challenging aspect of the journey.
Jan 21st, 2024
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Embracing the New Year with a Mindful Heart

As we bid farewell to 2023 and step into the canvas of 2024, it's only natural to reflect on the journey we've traveled. We believe in the power of self-reflection, gratitude, and the importance of acknowledging both the highs and lows of the past year.
Jan 2nd, 2024
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Embracing Joy: A Guide to Happy Holidays

As the holiday season approaches, it's easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of it all. However, amidst the chaos, it's essential to remember the true essence of the holidays – a time for joy, connection, and reflection.
Dec 18th, 2023
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A Surprising Boost for Your Mental Health

Amidst the chaos of life, there is a simple yet potent antidote that can work wonders for our mental health - gratitude. Cultivating gratitude can have a profound impact on our well-being.
Sep 20th, 2023
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Nurturing Your Child's Mental Health in the First Weeks of School

As the school bells ring and the academic year begins, parents play a vital role in ensuring their child's mental well-being during this crucial period. In this blog post, we will explore some essential strategies to support your child's mental health.
Aug 20th, 2023
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Getting Back Into The School Routine

As summer draws to a close, the time has come for children to bid farewell to carefree days and prepare for the new academic year. For many kids, transitioning from the relaxed summer break to the structured school routine can be challenging.
Aug 13th, 2023
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Understanding Major Depressive Disorder: Recognizing the Signs

In today's fast-paced and demanding world, it's not uncommon to feel down or blue occasionally. However, for some individuals, these feelings of sadness and despair can become overwhelming, persisting for an extended period and interfering with daily life.
Jun 12th, 2023
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What are Normal Emotions?

Normal emotions encompass a wide range of feelings that are essential to the human experience. They include both positive emotions like joy and happiness, and negative ones like sadness and anger.
May 21st, 2023

Diagnosis at Live Well Psychiatry

How do your providers correctly identify your mental health needs? At LWP, getting the right diagnosis for each patient is a priority.
Apr 12th, 2023

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.
Feb 20th, 2024
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Understanding Clinical Anxiety: Recognizing the Signs

For some individuals, anxiety can become an overwhelming and persistent presence, significantly impacting their daily lives. This may be indicative of clinical anxiety, a mental health condition that affects millions of people worldwide.
Jun 18th, 2023
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Why Rating Scales?

Using Data Analytics to Improve Patient Outcomes: How Our Practice is Making a Difference for our Patients
Apr 2nd, 2023