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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Paranoia: Paranoia is the experience of extreme suspiciousness of others & their motives -- often feeling that they are out to get you, or otherwise mean you ha ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chavez
36 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Paranoia: The cause of paranoia can be due psychiatric illness, medical factors, or even high levels of stress. As such, to determine an exact cause seek medica ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Front
26 years experience in Clinical Psychology
See a therapist: "Paranoia" is a specific symptom, usually associated with psychotic disorders. The term is often used in common conversation to refer to all kinds of ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience in Clinical Psychology
See a psychiatrist: Make an appointment with a psychiatrist or ask your family medicine doctor to refer you to a psychiatrist. The treatment will be tailored to your uniq ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcie Berman
38 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Check out feelings: Paranoid feelings can range from common concerns such as feeling a friend doesn't like you, to,severe distortions in thinking. For example, instead o ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
43 years experience in Psychiatry
Paranoia pervasive: You distrust & are ssupiciousness of others. You interpret others motives as malevolent beginning in early adulthood. 4 of folllowing present: ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends: If the paranoia is the result of depression then an antidepressant. If it is the result of a psychosis then antipsychotic medications. Psychotherapy ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience in Psychiatry
FEAR: Paranoia is an irrational or delusional perception "fear" of the feelings and intentions of others. Someone who is paranoid misinterprets every thing ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience in Psychiatry
Talk to family.: The best source of information is usually family. Seek help from your support system and discuss with them your concerns. Family members or people tha ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Get help: Seek help from a psychologist and/ or a psychiatrist . A combination of therapy and possibly medication can help you overcome your paranoia. Do it as ... Read More

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