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can you tell me about the best treatment for trichotillomania?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Combination Treatmen: Clomipramine & SSRI's are good pharmacologic options, They can be combined with other treatments like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavior Therapy, Psychotherapy or hypnosis.
Answered on Jun 22, 2014

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