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I'm looking for any psychiatrists that specialize in genetic

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Hello. I'm looking for any psychiatrists that specialize in genetic psychiatry in the New England area. Thank You.

Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Camille-Mod replied 4 years ago.

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Expert:  DrPsychologist replied 4 years ago.
Hello. I am happy to help you find referrals if you would like. Could you explain to me what you mean by genetic psychiatry?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Yes, Thank You. A psychiatrist that has clinical experience with treatment strategies, based on genetic mutations of their patients. Versus a clinician (it seems like all of them) that don't know what to do with said information, and then just reverts to the classic/current treatment model of "you fit into this category per the DSM-IV, so try these and see what happens.." But nothing seems to work. More specifically I have been tested as homozygous for a number of genes implicated in mental illness, by third party companies who do not offer clinical guidance.

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Hello. I was wondering if you still had any referrals, based on the description that I have provided.

Thanks

enzo

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Hello. The system keeps asking to rate the service. But I have not seen any replies on referrals to genetic psychiatrists in the area. Are you still searching?

Thanks