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Hi doctor,I think I have a greed problem. OKMH519211

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Hi doctor,

I think I have a greed problem. I always get everything I can get without even bother about methods. I had my neighbor kids working for me and paid them with candy. Then I bet with you about something I knew so I got the candies back. So practically they work for free. Three of them dropped off school because of working for me. Sometimes I threaten them to make them work harder. My dad told me he will kill me if I kept doing this. So I managed to have them moved so my dad cannot contact them anymore but still they are working for me because I have their little secrets. What should I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.
Internal medicine internship in NYC with two decades of clinical experience. I am online and available to assist you today.

How old are you?

How long has this been going on?

Have you ever been in trouble with the law?

Do you have any medical problems or take any medication?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am 45. This has been going on since I was 25. I have not been in trouble with the law because I know how to handle people. I don't have any medical problems or take any medication.
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.
What type of intervention are you open to?

Does talking with a psychiatrist/psychologist turn you off or would you be OK with that?

Why do you think you want to change your ways at this point in your life?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Because the kids are fighting back now and I wanna cover all those. Big troubles. I am worrying about myself doing this again. Can't control myself. Can't be honest to anyone even psychologists.
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 1 year ago.
If you can not be honest with anyone, including psychologists, then your only option is to deal with this on your own.

And, since you have not been able to do that to date, I think you will have a poor chance of making the positive changes you need to make.

Does this make sense to you?

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