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i suffer from trichotillomaina , can anyone help me ?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes! help available: Help is available through psychiatrists and psychologists. There are medications that can help, in conjunction with psychotherapy -- especially cognitive behavioral therapy and exposure and response prevention. Trichitillomania is a body focused repetitive behavior. Check out http://www.Trich.Org/ for lots of helpful information about the problem & its treatment. Be well.
Answered on Jul 11, 2013

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