Comprehensive Geriatric Psychiatry Evaluation & Treatment

The Marshall Geriatric Psychiatry clinic evaluates patients for all behavioral and psychiatric disorders in later life. Too often, changes in people of this age are accepted as just “a part of getting older”, without realizing such changes may be treatable. For example, some people may develop increasing confusion due to a medication or combination of medications that they are taking. Similarly, depressive symptoms are often incorrectly thought of as normal for older individuals, when in fact it is a very treatable condition with much potential for increased quality of life.

The Marshall Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic sees patients age 65 and over for problems such as