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Experience:  Over 20 years experience specializing in anxiety, depression, drug and alcohol, and relationship issues
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I feel like im 2 different people. It controls my life i am

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I feel like im 2 different people. It controls my life i am happily married ambitious confident and love life. The other me has a lot of self doubt confidence issues is shy and nervous and seeks attention from others in the term of an ongoing lust for another man. Is there something wrong with me?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Relationship
Expert:  Dr. Z replied 2 years ago.
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Hello, I believe I may be able to help you with your concern. I am sorry that you are having this issue, I can understand how distressing this can possibly be for you. I would like to ask you a few questions to get a better idea of your situation, so that I can better assist you.
1. How long has this been an issue for you?
2. Are there specific times/instances where you feel confident or when you feel like you have self-doubt? Or do these two personalities come about at random?
3. Have you felt this issue becoming worse and worse over time?
4. In addition, do you have any symptoms of anxiety, change in eating and sleeping habits, feel hopeless, and/or pessimistic about yourself and the world?