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Dr. Jonathan Nehrer

Child Psychiatry
Chester, WV
37 years experience male

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Child Psychiatry

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160 Answers
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Maybe: Prozac (fluoxetine) is an antidepressant. Many antidepresants including Prozac (fluoxetine) can cause patients who have bipolar disorder or who are pr... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Work around it: You cannot unblock a learing disabilty but you can know it exists and learn new ways to work around it or ways to take extra time to solve the problem... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Best to see a OB-GYN: Your symtoms need a professional face to face visit to sort out these details. Please find an ob-gyn immediately to get some help.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
It would be best: To discuss this with your primary care doctor. There are formula's to use. But if you ask this is seems you are worried about how much you are drinkin... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Discuss this with: Your endocrinologist, see if your thyroid meds can be adjusted.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Read below: Maybe cure it, but this is a complex research topic in psycho-imunology. More immediately smiling gives you a better oultlook on your illness and it d... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Call a counselor: And get a team approach. Find a psychiatrist and an internal medicine doc who specialize in this and see them often till it gets under control.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Do two things: Go to your primary doctor and see if there is anything the matter, then go see a counselor to help figure out why you feel this way.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Smiling chances your: Attitude, or outlook, when you have a positive outlook for feel better.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
See below: We do not know exactly what causes schizophrenia, but it is miscommunication between brain cells. Medications toghether various kinds of counseling do... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
This is what we are : Told, never the less maintaining a postive attitude is not always easy but definately worthwhile.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Take her evaluation: It could be depression or anorexia, or some or conditon. See a psychologist or psychiatrist and get a pediatric consult too.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Added comment : You may also want to be in a support group or in group therapy. Help from your fellow patients can be an additional therapeutic step.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Not likely: Stammering or stuttering is indepedent of the languages spoken. Someone who stutters in one language will stutter in a second. But stutters can learn ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Why are they eating : Coins? This should be checked out and stopped in an appropriate way. It sounds like pica, but still why is the child eating coins at all. See a psycho... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
To get tested: To get tested for a learning disabilty mild or severe you need to find two or three good psychologists in your area who do this work regularly and ask... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Progressive conditio: The ansswer is as variable as people. Some patients live life to the fullest knowing they have a limited time and are happy. Some worry but put a smil... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Two things: She needs to be in counseling for her own particular issues about this past event. And the two of you should be in coouples therapy to discuss how the... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Seek below: It is best not to do this alone, since anorexia is not just a disorder of eating. Your friend needs a comprehansive program of medical support, counse... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
It sounds like: You need to have a consult with a coounselor whon can help you develop a comprehensive plan. You do not need just a bit of reassurance or a note that ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Best resource: Go to your local community mental health center where they should have sliding scale fees that you can afford.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Aspergers: The short answer is is with very patient but assertive parenting to correct the misbehaviors and direct the patient to more constructive behavior, the... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
No good studies: There are few or no good double blind case control studies using cannabis for treatment. This is the standard for treatment recommendations for most d... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Yes and no: You can work out w/o going to the gym. But you are going to have to work out in some way and spend some time doing it. You can run or walk everyday. Y... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Scratvhing your head: Is a reaction for some people in real life but not everyone. Some people stare blankly others may get mad. In cartoons we see one standard sterotyped ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Many answers: You need to find a good counselor, either a psychologist or a psychiatrist you can talk who can help you sort out all of these questions. You could ha... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Yes: Hearing is an important tool and an imprtant sense. Hearing loss could lead to depression but it may be treatable. Consults with neurologists, ent, an... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Not usually: Given all of your symptoms i would suggest a consultation with your primary care doctor or an internal medicine specialist.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
See a doctor: You can be pregnant and be on Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) but not the best idea. Have your doctor wean you off Adderall (dext... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Asperger's: The major problem clinically speaking is that people with asperger's have difficulty in social interaction and seem aloff to other people. If they ret... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
To get tested: To get tested for a learning disabilty mild or severe you need to find two or three good psychologists in your area who do this work regularly and ask... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Asperger's: The two major areas of deficit in asperger's are problems with 1) social interaction and 2) stereotyped and repetative patterns of behavior. You can r... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Team approach: You need to see a team of specialists. A counselor, a dietician and either and internal medicine doctor or an obgyn who knows the medical changes caus... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Inability to speak: The short answer is no. The main problem areas in Asperger syndrome are a lack of reciprocal relationships and having many repetive behaviors. See the... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Many ways: But you should seek out a speech therapist who specializes in this area. There are many skills to lessen the stammer but none stop it completely. A gr... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Yes, however,: If it is mild maybe it is some other diagnosis. One should get a consult with a local professional to decide on the diagnosis.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Metadate is : Made to last about 12 hours in your body. It is taken once each morning to help people focus for one day. But why do you ask? People are differnt and... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Short answer: I think you need to find a second opinion quickly. One meds seem too low and the other too high. Furthermore I do not think there can be any recovery ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Best way to help: Be open to his questions, let him know you are supportive. His concerns may be different than his. Talk in general ways about how you are coping with ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Yes maybe: You should find a good counselor who can teach you cognitive behavioral skills to cope with panic and you may want to use medication to reduce anxiety... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
It depends : It depends on the other country and what the patient may do. But the answer is yes, at least temporarily. In many cases the foriegn country will try t... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Complex answer to a : Complex case. Your son needs a consult with a pediatric neurologist and a pediatric psychiatrist. More than one process is probably going on in this c... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Certainly: These are all forms of anxiety and people who have one kind of anxiety may have another form. Also panic attacks are a specific diagnosis, but angst a... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
See a professional: One should get a consult with a local psychologist or psychiatrist to decide on the diagnosis. It could be another diagnosis.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
You have to search: Locally. Try asking around, at local hospitals, community mental health centers, women's health centers, and the private offices of counselors who do ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Find a professional: Find a good psychologist or psychiatrist with lots of experiance with children. They will be familiar with the apa dsm IV diagnostic criteria for adhd... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Asperger's, : Not usually. Asperger patients may be a-social, in the sense that they care little to be social.. But antisocial people are self-centered and take adv... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
You should ask a : Local counselor whose specialty is substance abuse. 20 beers, marijuana, plus all these meds is not a good or a safe combination.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Overeating: Overeating is rarely a good idea. One should eat what is appropriate given the diet that one is on.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Contact 2 people: First see a good counselor and consider that that may be a case of depression, second see an ob-gyn and see if this is a hormonal issue.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Nehrer is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Nehrer is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Really appreciate it thanks but I don't understand, I've been pregnant once at 15 and now I'm going on 25 n still no.luck,I'm getting scared
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I have recently started Zoloft. It was about a month ago and it has only done a little for both. Does that mean I need to try something else
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Great! Thanx,Doc. My 4-month old babyboy is d first to give a smile each morning b4 our family devotion. Thank God for Noel my boy.

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Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, NY
Graduated 1985MD

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