Medication is usually reserved for clients who suffer from moderate to severe depression. There are many different options for antidepressants, but they must be prescribed by a doctor after being diagnosed with clinical depression. The effects usually take several weeks to kick in, and there are side effects that can cause discomfort, which can cause some people to stop taking antidepressants or switch medications. Rest assured that our specialist clinical care team will ensure that you are fully versed in what to expect and will be on hand to support you in any way you may need. In rare cases, antidepressants cause symptoms of depression to worsen, so it is important to note any changes in your mood due to medication to a medical professional.