Caring for all of you

When caring for your heart, your psychological health matters, too. Studies show that psychological and cardiovascular health are connected—including behaviors that may lead to heart disease and emotional and social factors that affect you before or after a cardiac diagnosis.

Our cardiac psychology services treat you as a whole person. We care for your condition's unique biological, behavioral, social and psychological aspects to prevent illness, ease the effects of heart disease and improve your quality of life.

Request an appointment by calling 469.814.4289

Common reasons for cardiac psychology services

In many cases, someone with a cardiovascular condition may benefit from cardiac psychology services. You may consider a visit with a cardiac psychologist for:

  • Stress/anxiety
  • Adjustment to illness
  • Sleep problems
  • Lifestyle change (diet, exercise)
  • Treatment adherence problems
  • Weight loss
  • Pre-surgical evaluations for LVAD or transplant
  • Loneliness

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