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Psychology Services

Psychology Services in Cape Girardeau

When behaviors and emotions compromise medical conditions, a psychologist can offer alternative treatments and solutions to help improve your quality of life. Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau offers a full range of psychology and neuropsychology services to ensure your overall well-being. Working in conjunction with your physician, our psychologists focus on your behaviors and identify risk factors/triggers that may make your condition worse.

Psychology Services are covered by most insurance policies, including Medicare and Missouri and Illinois Medicaid, but you should call your insurance provider to find out your specific benefits. Saint Francis also has a scholarship program for eligible patients who are unable to pay.

Medical conditions benefiting from psychological intervention include:

  • Chronic pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Lower back pain
  • Jaw pain
  • Headaches
  • Sleep disorders
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Anxiety and mood disorders
  • Depression
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Post-concussion syndrome

Psychology Services at Saint Francis Medical Center can also help you:

  • Quit smoking
  • Lose weight and reverse obesity
  • Make lifestyle changes
  • Adjust to patients in your family with chronic conditions
  • Navigate your rehabilitation