varshaVarsha Karamchandani

MD

American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine (ABIHM)
Mindful Wellness Center, PLLC
St Johns Providence
Faculty at Oakland University Beaumont School of Medicine
She specializes in the treatment of emotional issues in patients with different medical problems. She has previous background of being an OB/GYN and reproductive endocrinologist and thus has special interest in women’s mental health. She strongly believes in patient-centered holistic approach and promotion of wellness and not just the treatment of illness. She incorporates various complementary approaches in her treatment including nutrition, stress reduction, meditation, yoga, mindfulness, guided relaxation, biofeedback, etc.
Learning Objectives:
1-Improved competence in the assessment and management of depression
2-Identifying appropriate treatments and augmentation strategies for patients experiencing residual symptoms of depression or treatment resistance
3-Increased awareness of current evidence based approaches in integrative medicine that can help patients suffering from depression.
4-Recognizing factors in major depressive disorder (MDD) that may warrant patient referral to psychiatric care