Accepting help is its own kind of strength.
Considering medication management at Sonder?
We want to make sure you have everything you need to make an informed decision about what’s right for you.
From clarifying some key definitions to meeting the team to preparing for your first visit and beyond…
We’re here to support you at every stage of the process.
Today we’re sharing a roundup of everything you need to know about medication management at Sonder:
1. Medication management 101
Medication. Some people prefer not to incorporate it into their care plan. (And that’s just fine!) For others, medication can be a helpful piece of the puzzle. Well-managed medication can enable you to engage more fully in therapy, self-care, and all the other activities that make up your story. Some people find that they benefit from consistent medication management over time. For others, medication may play only a temporary role in their emotional wellness. It’s all about what’s right for you.
2. Medication: 7 questions you might be asking
You’ve seen the commercials. You’ve heard the promises. (And the objections.) But, how does medication fit with your emotional wellness story? It’s natural to have questions. (Most people considering medication management at Sonder do!) Let’s take a closer look at 7 questions you might be asking about medication.
3. Who can benefit from medication management?
Medication might sound like a single solution to a narrow set of problems. But, in reality, the possibilities for incorporating medication management into a holistic plan for emotional wellness support are as varied as the people we see. We’re highlighting 5 examples of who can benefit from medication management.
4. 5 reasons to choose Sonder psychiatry
Even on a good day, navigating the healthcare system can be a frustrating experience. But when you’re struggling? It can feel nearly impossible. We’re committed to changing that. From the people who make up our team to the values we share and the services we provide, we’re all about giving you a new kind of wellness experience.
5. Meet the psychiatry team
You bring your own unique personality, life experiences, values, and goals with you when you seek emotional wellness support. And if you’re considering medication management at Sonder, there’s a member of our team who’s the perfect fit for you. Allow us to introduce you to the newest members of the Sonder Psychiatry team!
6. Preparing for your medication evaluation
So, you’ve done your research, given it some thought, and you believe medication could be an important part of your emotional wellness care. Congratulations! For many of us, it is. The next step is to schedule a medication evaluation. In this appointment, you’ll sit down with a member of our medication management team to determine if medication might be helpful to you. It’s also a chance to communicate your needs and preferences, discuss any questions you’re having, and collaborate with your provider to create a plan that works for you. You can cover a lot of ground in this appointment! So, it’s worth preparing.
7. 5 ways to help your medication do its job
Once you’ve met with your medication management provider to talk through all of your questions, you’ve determined medication may be helpful for you. Now that you have a prescription, there’s nothing left to do… right? Not quite. While every situation is different (and you should certainly communicate with your provider to best understand yours), there are some things that can help just about every one of us maximize the benefit of our medication. (No medical degree required.) Let’s explore 5 simple ways you can help your medication do its job.
8. Medication re-evaluation? 3 times to consider it
An important part of determining if medication might be right for you is meeting with a member of our psychiatry team. Once you’ve got a plan in place, your medication provider will monitor your progress with regular check-ins. However, there are certain times when it might make sense be re-evaluated to ensure your needs are being met. It’s all part of creating your own personalized emotional wellness care plan. Let’s look at 3 good times to consider scheduling a medication re-evaluation.
9. Telehealth at Sonder: 5 fast facts
You already know that our providers are ready to meet with you in our Minnetonka and Medina clinics. But, did you know that accessing teletherapy and telepsychiatry virtually is also an option? This is a unique time to be seeking emotional wellness care. There are more ways than ever before to find the support you need. We’re sharing 5 fast facts about telehealth at Sonder.
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