Dr. Tanya Anderson

Pediatrics - Psychiatry
Olympia Fields, IL
30 years experience female

Locations

Franciscan Physicians Network

Olympia Fields, IL

Address

20121 S Crawford Ave, Olympia Fields, IL
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My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
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Fax

7086792551

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Specialties
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Pediatrics - Psychiatry

Child Psychiatry

Psychiatry

Public Health

Doctor Q&A

30 Answers
7 Agrees
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
No physical symptoms: There are no true physical withdrawal symptoms from cutting. However, it is likely that emotionally and psychologically you will experience some disco... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
There is hope: Many people worry about the future and what it will bring. Sometimes just trying to get out of your comfort zone and do things will build your confid... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
It's a good guess: There is no direct way to tell how many Americans do not have health insurance so all the numbers are estimates based on a variety of factors and vari... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Yes XR is easier: Immediate release (IR) medications go into the bloodstream so there is more chance of side effects when you stop them. Extended release (XR) medicati... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Natural laxatives: The best option is to try and maintain a balanced diet including plenty of water and fruits and vegetables to keep bowel patterns regular. If that's ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
It's not too late: If you are feeling suicidal you must get help right away. Talk to your doctor, go to an emergency room or call 911 if you have to. You may also call... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Life can be tough: Learning to cope with life's challenges is no easy task. If you're having trouble figuring it out on your own it is ok to seek professional help. St... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Let's figure it out: Sorry you're feeling depressed. Possible contributing factors include life stressors, medical conditions, phase of life and your family history. You... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Varies: On average adults need 7-9 hours of sleep per night. Sleep is vitally important to healthy living so you should try to figure this out. It might be ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Possible, not common: HIV is contacted by exchange of body fluids so it depends on what you do short of having sex that will tell if it is possible to have contacted the vi... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
It all depends: People feel many different ways about the Affordable Care Act (ACA). But people who love the ACA do so because despite any flaws or problems the ACA ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Seek help: Gambling addiction was recently recognized as a serious issues. If you're ready to get help you can start with Gamblers Anonymous. Visit their web p... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Practice: Congratulations on your new job. It might help to change your daily schedule to match what you will need to do on the night shift schedule. Try to b... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Distract yourself: At any age having your heart broken is no fun. Time is the best healer. Try to get back to some activities you used to enjoy. Spend time with friend... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Lots of reasons: There could be lots of reasons for the way you are feeling. Are you taking any medications that might be causing this as a side effect? Are there an... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Many possibilities: Having trouble sleeping is a serious issue. Sleep affects many areas of our lives and can have many different causes. You should talk with your doct... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Hard Work Ahead: If memories of past trauma are filling your day and sleeping thoughts, it may be time to seek some professional help. There are many talk therapies t... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Class of medication: Psychotropic medication is the generic name for many different medications that treat mental and emotional conditions. They work in a variety of ways... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
You can do it: Anxiety attacks can be treated in a variety of ways. You can work with your doctor to determine what is the best treatment for you. Many people can l... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Possible: Anxiety can definitely cause physical symptoms in the head, chest, back and arms. But these can also be signs of other serious health conditions so y... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
It should get better: Physical injuries often change our way of life at least temporarily. Those changes can affect the way we feel about ourselves and thus affect our moo... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Varies greatly: That's a tough question and it depends on quite a few factors. Things to consider include your diagnosis, gender, weight, metabolism, other preexisti... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Relax :-): Many people have difficulty with getting an MRI. If you struggle with small spaces or loud noises this may be a tough test to complete. See if there... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Sort it all out: Auditory hallucinations can occur for a variety of reasons. It could be a side effect of a medication you are taking. It could be a mental health co... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Possible: While most people stop their medications without problems or side effects, sometimes withdrawal effects can occur if the medication is stopped too abr... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Not the best : Elavil (amitriptyline) is one of the medications that will go into the breast milk if you are taking it. That means breast feeding while taking Elavi... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
What's the problem?: Why is being horny a concern? Is this a change from your normal sex drive? Is is causing you distress? Is it interfering with your ability to work ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Local support: From a distance the best that you can do is ask. Does his college have a counseling center that you could ask you son if he is willing to seek suppor... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Symptoms: Depression can be tough to diagnosis in the mild stages. Are you having trouble doing what you would typically do with ease? Do things seem less enj... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Anderson
Pediatrics - Psychiatry 30 years experience
Possible, not common: Although not common bruising can occur with Sertraline and most of the antidepressants in the SSRI family. The bruising is related to an effect of th... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anderson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anderson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1993MD

Residency

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