Welcome to Senior Care Psychological Consulting

Welcome to, the new website for Susic/Senior Care Psychological Consulting located in St. Charles, Missouri. The goal of is to provide information specific to the specialty geriatric practice of Senior Care Psychological Consulting as well as information to assist you in many of your concerns and questions related to mental health services for the elderly and individuals with chronic disability. We seek to keep you up-to-date on the continuing science of mental health, psychiatric medications and disability concerns.

Senior Care Psychological News

New study says simple EEG can identify major depression or bipolar disorder.

Dec. 9, 2017

EEG can identify major depression or bipolar disorder

A new study at Loyola University has concluded that a simple electrocardiogram that takes all of 15 minutes may help a doctor decide whether…

Increased mortality found in Alzheimer’s patients who use benzodiazepines.

Nov. 24, 2017


A recent research study conducted by the University of Eastern Finland found that individuals with Alzheimer’s disease may have an increase in mortality of 40% when using benzodiazepines. These findings were…

“Don’t forget to smell the roses”. By Dr. Paul Susic

Nov. 22, 2017

We hustle here and we hustle there. Rushing through our lives as if tomorrow is forever. There is no guarantee of tomorrow, or even today. So stop, today, and “smell the roses”….

Persistent Depressive Disorder (Dysthymia) Symptoms and Related DSM–5 Diagnosis

Nov. 19, 2017

Persistent Depressive Disorder (Dysthymia) 300.4 (F34.1)

Information related to Persistent Depressive Disorder (Dysthymia) as well as the specific symptoms follow below. While some of these Persistent Depressive Disorder (Dysthymia) symptoms may be…