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A 16-year-old member asked:

My anxiety medication makes me feel depressed and miserable. when i got my prescription, i didn't tell my doctor about my suicidal thoughts. what should i do?

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Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 42 years experience
DEPRESSION: The most complete evaluation for medication is with a Psychiatrist. It's very important to tell the Dr. about suicidal thoughts. First have a physical exam by a Dr. to rule out a physical problem. Please consult with a Clinical Psychologist for psychotherapy to help you with ZOOM.com sessions. Research indicates with psychotherapy you can change & find better coping mechanisms.

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Last updated Nov 4, 2020

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