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A 47-year-old female asked:

Lost my partner in a homicide and lost my home, unable to work. is it shameful now to have depression and anorexia nervosa, could they be linked ?

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Dr. Jason Berman
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Certainly: I'm sorry to read of the tragedies you have experienced. Yes, there are myriad human responses to trauma like yours and none of them are shameful. I recommend talk therapy with a professional you trust and who is competent to work with traumatic loss.

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Last updated Apr 2, 2016

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