Boston Area Psychiatrists Agree! Exercise lessens Depression and Medication Necessity
You are not alone! In today’s fast-paced, high stress and sometimes crazy world, more and more American’s rely on psychiatric and mood altering medications. However, many of these medications come with unpleasant side effects, including sleep disturbances, dry mouth and even liver damage. That is why so many psychiatrists agree that the right exercise program can assist in reducing the necessity of these medications, and lead to a more positive state of mind in the patient.
It is a documented fact that when the body is healthy, the mind is healthier. Dozens of Boston area psychiatrists agree that a low-impact, mind and body strengthening fitness program can speed recovery from mental illness and reduce reliance on medications. Strengthening your body to help your mind does not mean becoming a sweaty lunk. What we are talking about is a low-impact training regimen of “mindful movements” and breath control techniques taught by a compassionate professional with over 20 years experience in providing this very specialized form of personal training.
Jeff Rutstein, owner of Feel Good Personal Fitness personally provides specialized, low impact training regimens which are custom designed for each patient. Jeff thoroughly consults with many of the top doctors and psychiatrists in the Newton-Wellesley area, and has been endorsed by dozens, including Alex Vuckovic, MD., Medical Director of The Pavilion at McLean Hospital. Dr, Vuckovic states, “Jeff”s program is perfect for anyone wanting to improve their emotional well-being.”
As your partner in wellness, Jeff will bring the training directly to your home or office, and provide any necessary equipment. In time and under Jeff’s guidance, you can improve improve your mental well being and reduce your reliance on psychiatric and mood altering medications…all at your own pace. Haven’t found the right psychiatrist yet? No worries! Jeff Rutstein can provide referrals to some of the best mental health professionals in greater Boston.
- Endorsed by dozens of acclaimed M.D.’s, Ph.D’s and Authors
- Featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Reuters, The Boston Globe, CNN and FOX News
- Noted Author: Rutstein on Fitness
- Best Personal Trainer in Boston, Boston Award Program 2013
- Best of Boston (Health & Fitness Consultant), US Business Association 2008
- Best Personal Trainer in Boston, The Boston Tab: 1997
- Best Samaritan, American Health Magazine: 1994
- Outstanding Fitness Leader, American Fitness: 1992