Welcome to Next Level You with Alivation Health! The show airs 9:30-9:45 am every Saturday from March 9th – June 1st on KFOR FM 103.3 or AM 1240.
Saturday, March 9, 2019 – Introduction to Alivation with Dr. Walt Duffy
Alivation Health has been treating patients for over 20 years. We started as Premier Psychiatric, and have only expanded our services and abilities since then…and that’s only part of the story. Have you ever wanted to know the history of Alivation Health, and how we came to be what we are today? In this interview, Dr. Walt Duffy, founder of Alivation Health, discusses his own personal history, how his drive to cure and treat mental illness has informed his entire journey, the process of building a company dedicated to patients, and where he sees the organization going to best treat those patients in the future.
Saturday, March 16, 2019 – Introduction to Alivation Research with Dr. Walt Duffy
Alivation is proud to have an excellent, autonomous research division. As one of Alivation’s three branded affiliates, Alivation Research conducts medication trials, studies, and various projects to help ensure the future of medicine. In this interview, Dr. Walt Duffy discusses the importance of research, how the division itself operates in the organization, and the benefits this confers to everyone.
Saturday, March 23, 2019 – A glimpse into the Alivation Culture with Kylie Ensrud, Chief People and Compliance Officer
Kylie Ensrud, the Chief People and Compliance Officer of Alivation Health, offers a glimpse into how the organization operates, and how we value the people who are a part of our ever-expanding team. An organization is only ever as strong as its people, and Kylie explains in this interview why Alivation has some of the very best people in the field.
Saturday, March 30, 2019 – Matt Duffy discusses his role at Alivation Health
Matt Duffy, MBA and Chief Strategy Officer at Alivation Health, has plenty to keep him busy. He’s been with the organization since the beginning, and he’s seen the changes and positive evolution we’ve gone through over the years. He’s always keeping us swimming in the same direction, with patient experience one of his central focuses. In this interview, Matt discusses what he does at Alivation Health, and the way his role expands to meet the needs of a growing organization.
Saturday, April 6, 2019 – Matt Duffy discusses Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
Ever wanted to know more about TMS, and what it can do for you? Look no further. Alivation Health is one of the largest providers of TMS in the country, and with our hands-on experience and decade of usage, we’re also one of the best in the world. TMS is an exciting new technology that has been transforming mental health treatment for over a decade now. Since Alivation’s adoption of this technology, we’ve treated thousands of patients successfully. In this interview, Matt Duffy explains how and why we use it, where we see it going, and some of the exciting changes that have occurred since we began using it.
Saturday, April 13, 2019 – Nate Bird discusses Alivation’s computer and security technology.
Any health care organization that operates successfully today needs a robust technical and security infrastructure. Nate Bird, the Chief Information Officer of Alivation Health, discusses in this interview the ways Alivation stays technologically adept, and how we value security and the steps we take to ensure the privacy of our patients’ information.
Saturday, April 20, 2019 – Matt Duffy discusses brain health and how Alivation uses EEGs.
Brain health is an important, wide-ranging field with many disciplines and practices. In this interview, Matt Duffy discusses what brain health means, how Alivation treats it, and the various ways people can diagnose their own brain health when deciding to call in for an appointment. He also discusses EEGs and how we at Alivation visualize and record the data that correlates to mental health.
Saturday, April 27, 2019 – Matt Duffy continues discussing EEGs and our use of them.
Electroencephalography, or EEG, is the process of measuring and recording brain waves of activity in the brain. A safe, effective assessment tool, EEG has been around for decades. In this interview, Matt Duffy explains how Alivation uses EEG technology, what it can do for the patient, and the benefits it incurs to an organization to be proactive about monitoring brain health for all.
Saturday, May 4, 2019 – Matt Duffy continues discussing Alivation and our services.
Our organization is always growing and expanding, not only in size, but in ideas and approaches as well. In this interview, Matt Duffy continues to explain the structure and organization of Alivation Health, and the ways we adopt and use technology to help all of our patients.
Saturday, May 11, 2019 – Matt Duffy discusses ketamine treatments at Alivation
Over the last few years, there’s been a lot of discussion in the medical and research communities about the potential benefits of ketamine treatment for drug-resistant depression. After the FDA approval of esketamine, a variant of ketamine, in 2019, the topic has entered the mainstream, and many patients with depression want to know more about this revolutionary approach to treatment. In this interview, Matt Duffy discusses how Alivation uses ketamine, what we offer in our own pharmacy, how patients can use ketamine to improve their mental health, and how they come to be prescribed it.
Saturday, May 18, 2019 – Matt Duffy discusses medications and treatments at Alivation
The world of medications and prescriptions is a vast one, and often confusing to patients. With so many chemicals and treatments, it can be hard to know what works and what doesn’t, and why doctors prescribe exactly what they do. In this interview, Matt Duffy discusses Alivation Pharmacy, how we prescribe medications, how we test their efficacy, and where these medications fit into an overall treatment plan for the patient.
Saturday, May 25, 2019 – Matt Duffy discusses depression, ADHD, medications, and treatments at Alivation
Alivation offers a wide variety of treatments for an even wider variety of mental health challenges. In this interview, Matt Duffy discusses what depression is, its symptoms, and along with ADHD, the treatments currently offered at Alivation Health.
Saturday, June 1st, 2019 – Dr. Walt Duffy discusses Alivation’s care for patients and how we can help you
In this last interview, Dr. Walt Duffy wraps up by by discussing how central great care is to Alivation’s patient treatment framework. An organization is nothing if it doesn’t offer the best to those who need it most, and Alivation Health prizes a great experience above all else. Mental health is a genuine medical issue, and one that deserves to be taken seriously globally. For those suffering from a mental challenge or looking for their Next Level self, Alivation Health is your go-to.