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Franklin Lakes, NJ
A 62-year-old female asked:

Is seeing a psychologist for empty nest and fear cause son in military considered a mental illness ? on work app do i answer y or n to ? do you have

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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology 14 years experience
Therapy: I wouldn't label this so harshly as a "mental illness." What I hear is a mother in pain, and needing psychotherapy. Get a referral to a reputable psychotherapist, and speak aloud and freely about what pains you.

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Last updated Aug 1, 2016

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