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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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A complex question...sorry. I have a friend who is extremely

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A complex question...sorry. I have a friend who is extremely intelligent, but is a true addict to alcolhol, and has a counselor, and has been to a few AA meetings, but is trying to withdraw on her compound it, she has been diagnosed by a Psychiatrist as a
"text book" schitzophrenic..(SP!?) I think she made it through yesterday, though she had the DT's last night I'm told (she doesn't live here) she has been dropped by her family who have given up on her. A friend is housing her.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 years ago.
Hi--are you asking what to do about her drinking?