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Dr. Leslie Howell
19 years experience in psychiatry
Several: There are several options available like seeing a psychiatrist, therapist or going to a support group. If you have insurance, you can give them a cal ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
38 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Transitional living facilities still exist but have become harder to find. Some were excellent programs that included supervised living, therapy and ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience in Clinical Psychology
No there are not: No there are no mandatory mental health screenings for children and young adults. Why do you ask?
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
I have seen that: Done previously when all child beds at that facility and throughout the state were completely filled. In this situation the child had a one on one wa ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Most nursing homes: Are quite capable of caring for older patients with mental health needs, but it would help to know what the problem is to give you a specific answer.
A 65-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Most all very serious, long standing or non-curable, genetic, even uncommon conditions have support groups and links for help. Are we not blessed and ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Group therapy: Your local mental health center (csb) is best resource.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ram Reddy
Dr. Ram Reddy answered
40 years experience in Geriatrics
Chck medicaid: Check with your sate medicaid program if this patient is eligible, some states have home aid service.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience in Family Medicine
Several roles: Social workers can play many roles in the lives of children with mental health problems. Two of the more common is helping to gain access to helpful s ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
See below: If you're working with a social worker, you can ask your provider for the information in your state. Here's the websites that can be used as resource ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Amster
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes LOTS: Yes there are, and a lot depend on the age of the teen and the state you live in. In most states the age of consent for mental issues is 14, not 18. ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Chang
20 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Options: Tai chi, yoga, pool therapies.
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Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Health issues: Mind body approaches to health issues include a trip to the doc to rule out or diagnose medical conditions if that has not been done yet. Then consid ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Matthews
31 years experience in Geriatric Psychiatry
Eventually impaires : All areas of function in this question eventually become effected more or less. No one answer. The type of dementia plays a big role in these areas. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Carrin
30 years experience in Clinical Psychology
No outbursts: Emotional outbursts are often a reflection of an inability to control one's impulses and/or an inability to regulate one's emotional responsiveness. ... Read More
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A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bartholomew Vereb
15 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends: It really depends on the severity of the condition. Some kids do great at home. Some kids have more severe conditions that overwhelm the parent's abil ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
DBPediatrics: Dbpediatrics was first recognized with a board certification in 2002 by the american board of pediatrics. It is an offshoot of general pediatrics & ce ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Boland
33 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Common with both: Yes, geriatric ladies and men can suffer from depression and anxiety. It can be very difficulty watching your peers have dramatic declines in functio ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Mental Health: Are you asking a historical question?
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
56 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends on facility: Obviously there are a wide range of facilities and conditions. They may use medication group and individual counselling.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Similar standards: Each mental health practitioner type has its own professional code, but there are important similarities. All should be compassionately present with ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: It is an alternative to institutionalizing individuals with ld's into residential treatment facilities. Acceptance and intergration in the public comm ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
By example: Loving someone who is mentally ill is a tremendous challenge that will take sacrifice, courage, and goodness that may not be returned. Some of the st ... Read More

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