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Dr. Miroslava Fox

Clinical Psychology
Vernon Hills, IL
16 years experience female

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Vernon Hills, IL

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610 Williams Way, Vernon Hills, IL
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Clinical Psychology

Languages spoken

English

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715 Answers
1.3K Agrees
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Please see your doctor. Things like that cannot be diagnosed or advised on over the internet. Good luck!
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Get evaluated: There are some things that can only be done through face-to-face contact at the dr's office. Please make an appointment with your primary care doctor ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Are you anxious about every day stuff or particular events?Generally, it's good to know what makes you anxious. Practice relaxation, mediation, guided... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Anger is a response to a situation where we might feel out of control. Find out what triggers your anger. When feel angry, try to remove yourself fro... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Sleep hygiene: Practice sleep hygiene: keep you room a little on a chilly side, warm shower before bed, bedtime routine: no tv, or anything stimulating, no heavy mea... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Any medication related issues should be discussed with your prescribing provider since only s/he knows your medical history. Practicing good sleep hyg... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Yes: Stress affects everybody. It's imperative to learn good stress-management techniques; awareness of symptoms and triggers of the episode; having routi... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See your PCP: See your pcp to rule out anything physical going on. Your further steps will depend upon what's happening with you medically. Good luck!
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: Talk to your pcp about not being able to fall asleep. Practice sleep hygiene -- exercise is one of the things to avoid right before bed time. Establis... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: You can do an inventory of the things you consider positive about you (ho matter how small these things might seem), you can also start by identifying... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Get Help ASAP: Below is the number for national suicide prevention lifeline1-800-273-talk (8255). Please let someone know, if not family then a friend. If thoughts o... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Assuming that you had a thorough history and physical done, I would recommend seeing a psychotherapist to help you cope with your symptoms and look at... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: I"m sorry you're going through that. Establish small, achievable goals. Try to identify things that you can control and things you cannot control. Wor... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: National suicide prevention hotline 1-800-273-talk. If thoughts of suicide become overwhelming, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room --... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Get help Now: Agree with dr. Fowler. Please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. You need help in figuring out what happened to you and what precipitated ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: I'm sorry about your experiences. Try to contact your county and/or state health department who will help connect you with the services. When i goog... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: It will get better. Don't lose hope. Many things will also depends on triggers of the depression and your own experience of trauma that lead to ptsd. ... Read More
A 82-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Please contact your prescribing doctor and/or primary care doctor. You might need to be re-evaluated and assessed as to why you have anxiety. Good luc... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Stress is a psychological and physical reaction to constantly increasing demands of environment and/or life in general. Stress management refers to ou... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Talk to you primary care doctor about insomnia. Establish time when you would like to go to bed/bed time routine: warm showers, room on a slightly coo... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: There are no "best way"; it's all very person-specific. You need to try different things to see what works or maybe a combination of different things ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Good sleep, exercise, alcohol in moderation, paying attention to things around you: in a quiet room, look at things around you for about a minute, l... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Embrace the good: I don't know any particular circumstance of the change in your in feelings. If you are in therapy, you might want to address the positive change with... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Any type of rash needs to be looked. Start by making an appointment with your primary care doctor and take things from there. Good luck!
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
New Job/Stress mgmnt: The easiest recommendation is to find a new job. If you need to stay on a job, set small, attainable goals, identify things you can/cannot control. C... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Are these new symptoms? Initially, i would suggest talking to your primary care doctor to assess why are you having anxiety, insomnia, etc. Your next... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Have you seen your primary to rule out any physical causes of the anxiety? Relaxation, deep breathing . You can also keep a diary of the events that c... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Below is the link for ny state department of health and mental hygiene: http://www.Nyc.Gov/html/doh/html/mental/mental.Shtml with the phone number. ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Depending on the intensity and severity of your thoughts/symptoms, history of attempts, etc, you might be put, either on 1:1 observation, every 15 min... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Find a psychologist or therapist to help you find triggers of your suicidal thoughts. Establish stress management, self-care routine, get involved in... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Establish the cause: First, you'd have to establish the cause of the loss of your sex drive. Talk to your primary care doctor first, and based on what tests show, take th... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Ignore: What to watch for in a person being cared for (sign/ symptoms)? Ask for support groups in your area.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Ignore: When feel well, create a plan with a treatment team and family on how to deal with relapse.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Ignore: Establish a self-care routine (walking, exercising, reading), to help you manage your mood better.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Ignore: Work on triggers for your thoughts. National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Yes: How long you've felt depressed? Is it a new symptom or not? Start with medical eval to rule out any physical reasons for your feelings. Also, look at ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Ignore: Leave prompts -signs by the door; don't change familiar environment if possible, keep info simple.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Get evaluated: Please contact your primary care provider for a physical work up to see if there are underlying medical reasons and then take things from there. Good ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: Is this a new symptom or something you've experienced before? In any case, consult with your primary care doctor to find out what's going onl. Meanwhi... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: How over-the counter pregnancy test? If still have questions and concerns, contact your primary care doctor or obgyn? These steps probably will bring... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Ignore: Keep routines; stay medication adherent; create "crisis contact list" for when symptoms worsen.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: We usually feel angry when we lose sense of control or feel frustrated. "anger issues" can be traced to different times in our lives:how we reacted t... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Find a psychotherapist where you can create a crisis plan for when feeling suicidal. Discuss what triggers your suicidal thoughts. Consider meds if t... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: What you describe could be symptoms of mental condition, physical condition or both.I would recommend going to your primary care doctor and have a ful... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Why?: The doctor will prescribe medication based on your reported symptoms. Why do you need to know how is or not easy for a doctor to prescribed klonopin (... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: Please call your primary care provider to discuss your sx and to get a thorough evaluation. These sx cannot be diagnosed over the internet and require... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Get Help: National suicide prevention hotline 1-800-273-talk. I would encourage you to talk to a primary care doctor to get a referral for a psychologist/or a q... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
Therapy/self-care: Have you discussed this with your primary doctor to rule out any physical causes? Things that you can do on your own:try to establish routines, small ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See below: Is this a new or old symptom? You might want to start by calling your primary care to see if there's no physical causes for your anxiety. Scheduling a... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 16 years experience
See Below: We don't know what another person's verbalization might lead to, meaning will they act out on them or not. When threats like that are verbalized, they... Read More

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Jul 14, 2014
Dr Fox has shown compassion and insight to all in her encounters. Her knowledge and insight are keen, and her answers are on the money. I highly recommend Dr Fox for her clinical and personal skil...Read More
Mar 11, 2014
A concise answer, compassion and experience is what you will get when Dr Fox answers one of your questions. Such a great value to the HealthTap community!
Apr 1, 2013
Dr. Fox provides a wealth of informative, accurate, and compassionate answers to patients' questions on HealthTap. She's a great asset to the site!
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This made me feel good. Thanks! doctor casi 3 y 4 años yo tengo un problema de piel viene manchas blancas y se va es pica también invierano viene invierno se va cada vez diferente sitio soy muy pero...Read More
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Thanks. Not knowing? Research via CDC and Mayo Web MD. I know what I have. Whats in my pics? Do Ucrap that stuff ? Every day? No. These are an STD, in my mind? Worth spread risk? Ask Urselves, LOL
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Thanks for your quick reply! Now coz of that i can't control my anger. I juz think of revenge with her n her family. I knw that this is ri8 thinking bt i loose ma cntrl

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University
Graduated 2006MD

Awards

Most Influential, Third Place, Illinois - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Milwaukee, WI - Winter
2013
Top Psychologist, Second Place, Illinois - Winter
2013
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