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A 38-year-old female asked:

Do i get to see a psychologist as part of my therapy for bipolar mood disorder type 1?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
Family Medicine 11 years experience
Yes: You must see a psychologist as well. Ask your doctor for a referral to a psychologist.
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Dr. Timothy Benik
Pediatrics 8 years experience
Counseling : You’ll see someone for counseling, whether it’s a psychologist or social worker. Most psychiatrists only do medication management and leave the counseling/therapy to another professional.
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Last updated Oct 16, 2019

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