A 23-year-old female asked:
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do you have to be referred by your pcp in order to make an appointment with a psychologist?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not normally: However, you should check what your health insurance policy requires.
Answered on Apr 23, 2014
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Dr. Emma Rishton
12 years experience Clinical Psychology
No: You can make an appointment to see a psychologist any time you want to. Don't hesitate to reach out. Good luck and best wishes.
Answered on Apr 15, 2014
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