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how could a psychologist help trichotillomania?

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Dr. Nicole Machinski
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Many ways: Meeting with a psychologist can help you to understand what triggers the hair pulling and strategies to prevent the behavior from continuing. You should specifically look for a psychologist who specializes in working with individuals with anxiety disorders.
Answered on Jun 23, 2015
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