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A 45-year-old member asked:

Where can i talk to someone about my problems with my dad? do i see a psychiatrist or a psychologist?

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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry 22 years experience
Psychologist: Psychiatrists as a group are not trained in psychotherapy, whereas psychologists are.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology 14 years experience
Psychologist: Start with a psychologist to discuss the issues about dad, and ask if the psychologist thinks medication might be helpful. Find a reputable psychotherapist who lives nearby and make an appointment.

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