Applied NeuroPsych

Mental Health Optimization Through Metabolic Health and NeuroModulation – TMS, Neurofeedback, Metabolic Support, Cellular Optimization

At Axon Integrative Health, we offer a comprehensive approach to mental health optimization that integrates cutting-edge neuromodulation techniques, metabolic support, and cellular optimization strategies. Our goal is to enhance mental well-being by addressing the brain-body-mind connection through evidence-based practices.

Depression, Anxiety, OCD, PTSD, Stress, Mental Optimization – Denver, Colorado

Our Denver-based clinic specializes in treating a range of mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, and chronic stress. We also provide services aimed at mental optimization for those seeking to enhance their cognitive and emotional resilience.

Metabolic Theory of Mental Illness

Emerging research highlights the significant role of metabolic health in mental illness. Metabolic dysfunction, including insulin resistance and mitochondrial impairment, has been linked to psychiatric conditions such as depression and anxiety . By addressing metabolic health, we aim to improve mental health outcomes through targeted interventions that support cellular energy production and overall metabolic balance.

Neuromodulation: TMS, tDCS, tPBM, Sound Therapy

Neuromodulation techniques offer non-invasive options to modulate brain activity and promote mental health. At Axon Integrative Health, we utilize:

  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS): A non-invasive procedure that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain, shown to be effective in treating depression and other mental health disorders .
  • Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS): A form of neurostimulation that uses constant, low direct current delivered via electrodes on the head, which has been researched for its potential in treating depression, anxiety, and cognitive enhancement .
  • Transcranial Photobiomodulation (tPBM): Uses near-infrared light to penetrate the skull and enhance cerebral metabolism and neuroplasticity, supporting mental health and cognitive function .
  • Sound Therapy: Incorporates therapeutic sound waves to promote relaxation and stress reduction, contributing to improved mental well-being.

qEEG and Neurofeedback

Quantitative Electroencephalography (qEEG) and neurofeedback are powerful tools in our mental health optimization toolkit:

  • qEEG: Provides a detailed analysis of the brain’s electrical activity, helping to identify dysregulated patterns associated with mental health disorders .
  • Neurofeedback: A training method that teaches self-regulation of brain function by providing real-time feedback on brain activity, used to improve symptoms of anxiety, ADHD, and more .

Gut Health and Microbiome in Mood Regulation and Behavior

The gut-brain axis plays a crucial role in mood regulation and behavior. Research indicates that gut health and the microbiome significantly influence mental health. Imbalances in gut bacteria have been linked to depression, anxiety, and other psychiatric conditions . At Axon Integrative Health, we incorporate dietary interventions, probiotics, and other strategies to support gut health and enhance mental well-being.

Cellular Healing: Lifestyle- Nutrition, Breath, Movement, Nature, Sleep, IVs, HBOT, Supplements, Frequency Medicine

Cellular health is foundational to overall well-being. Our holistic approach to cellular healing includes:

  • Nutrition: Personalized dietary plans to support brain and metabolic health.
  • Breath: Techniques to enhance respiratory efficiency and stress reduction.
  • Movement: Exercise programs tailored to improve physical and mental health.
  • Nature: Ecotherapy to harness the healing power of nature.
  • Sleep: Strategies to improve sleep quality, crucial for mental health.
  • IV Therapies: Intravenous treatments to provide essential nutrients directly to the cells.
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT): Uses pressurized oxygen to enhance cellular repair and brain function.
  • Supplements: Evidence-based supplements to support mental and metabolic health.
  • Frequency Medicine: Utilizes electromagnetic frequencies to promote healing and balance at the cellular level.

At Axon Integrative Health, we combine these modalities to create personalized treatment plans aimed at optimizing mental health through a comprehensive, integrative approach.


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