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Do you have any psychologists. I am experiencing

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Do you have any psychologists

Doctor's Assistant: Do you want to talk to a Psychologist?

Yes

Doctor's Assistant: OK. As the Psychologist's Assistant I have a few questions for you. How is your mood? Are you experiencing regular sleep disturbances (e.g. trouble falling asleep, waking up early)?

I am experiencing hallucinations and other similar problems

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the Psychologist should know?

Had the same experience three years ago, but then it went away. Now it's back more pronounced.

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Mental Health
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I have difficulties sleeping, thinking, I'm paranoid, I see and hear things that aren't there.
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Mental Health Professional: Dr. Sacks, Psychologist replied 1 month ago
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Welcome to JustAnswer. I am an experienced Psychologist and I work with families and people of all ages. I am reviewing your question now and will be right back with a response for you.

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Mental Health Professional: Dr. Sacks, Psychologist replied 1 month ago

Let me know some further information...

How long have you been experiencing active symptoms as described (difficulty sleeping, thining, paranoid etc.)?

Have you taken any medication for this?

Have you taken any recreational drugs recently?

Any traumatic events?

Are you in the care of a therapist?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Paranoia and since September, sleeping issues since last year (which got worse this month) haven't used any recreational drugs, no medication and therapist
Mental Health Professional: Dr. Sacks, Psychologist replied 1 month ago

I am sorry for the delay.

You mention that you have experienced hallucinations, this is often a symptom that requires medical intervention. It may be useful to seek psychiatric help, I am going to opt out because i think another expert may be able to assist you.

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