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Category: Mental Health
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Experience:  Clinical Psychology PhD, Licensed Professional Counselor with experience in marriage/family, teens and child psychology.
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I am a 57 year old female who has been on every anti-depressant,

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I am a 57 year old female who has been on every anti-depressant, every mood stabilizer, every anti-psychotic for severe treatment resistant depression. I am now out of options except for ECT, which I hesitate because of my sever memory loss, Vagus Nerve Stimulator which I cannot afford and Deep Brain Stimulation which is not approved. I do not want to live any more. I cannot continue 30 years of trying a new coctail only to have them fail. I am at my deepest now and have no hope. My file in my psychiatrist, of which I have switched on other's recommendation to the abstolute finest, is so thick is could make volumes. Is there any hope?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Customer: replied 8 years ago.

Age: 57; Female, Texas

Already Tried:
There is no drug in the psychiatric field, which includes seizure meds, anti-psychotic, all of different types of anti-depressants including MAOIs. EVERYTHING!
Expert:  JR, M.A. replied 8 years ago.
Hi hopeless,

I am a clinical psychologist. I would be happy to make a recommendation with respect to alternative treatment options. Have you ever been in psychotherapy with a clinical psychologist or psychoanalyst? Are you married? Do you have any children? More details about your personal life would be helpful.

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