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I have a 16 year old daughter who has been diagnosed with

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I have a 16 year old daughter who has been diagnosed with serve depression and add I have been trying for over a year to get her the care she needs. I recently found her a new therapist and I am looking for a new doctor. My daughter is struggle everday her life is like a rollercoaster how do I find resources for her how do I find a good doctor
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  TherapistMarryAnn replied 6 years ago.

Hi, I would like to help you with your question.

What kind of doctor are you looking for- a regular physician or a psychiatrist?

What state do you live?

What else have you tried to do to find a doctor? I don't want to give you ideas that you have already tried.

Kate

Customer: replied 6 years ago.

I am looking for a Psychiatrist and I live in Pleasanton Ca 94566

Expert:  TherapistMarryAnn replied 6 years ago.

Here are two that are in your area- within***** Krompier received good reviews.

Krompier Andrew MD
5401 Norris Canyon Rd # 314, San Ramon, CA###-##-####br/>(925)(###) ###-####‎

Dr. Peterson treats families as well:

Peterson Jon D MD: Adult Couple & Family Psychotherapy
5674 Stoneridge Drive, Pleasanton, CA###-##-####br/>(925)(###) ###-####‎

Here is a great link on how to find a good psychiatrist:

http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2010/02/02/how-do-i-find-a-good-psychiatrist/

These guidelines will help ensure you can find a good doctor for your daughter.

I hope this helped you,

Kate

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