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I have concerns about my personality that I need to talk to someone about?

See doc.: You could see your family doc first to answer your questions. If further help is needed the proper recommendations can be made. Also, consider Healthtap Prime or Healthtap Concierge if you want an individual virtual consultation with a doc. ...Read more

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I need to talk to someone about mental health issue, don't know how or where to go?

I need to talk to someone about mental health issue, don't know how or where to go?

Many kinds: There are many different types of psychotherapy on the other hand, such as psychoanalytic, psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, and gestalt, just to name a few. If you were seeking psychotherapy, I would suggest reading up on all of these types of psychotherapy, and choose which one sounds the best for you. ...Read more

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I'm feeling like i need to talk to someone and i'm feeling trapped. I want to know what's wrong with me. Help?

Do talk to someone!: If you cannot ask your parents to take you to your doctor, can you see the school counselor? Else is there a teacher who you could get advice from? Being 14 is hard - i hope you are able to find help! ...Read more

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I have depression. I need to talk to someone. Can I talk to any doctor through email?

I have depression. I need to talk to someone. Can I talk to any doctor through email?

Depression: Therapy works best in person. While I understand many have difficulty with the idea of being seen in person, from emailing one cannot see body language, facial expression, and they cannot hear vocal intonation. If at all possible, be seen in person, for the best chance at proper care. ...Read more

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I really need to talk to someone with knowledge that I do not posses. ?

Medical service: This is a medical service to help with medical problems, not sure this is the service you are looking for. ...Read more

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I need someone to talk to someone about emotional problems but have no insurance?

I need someone to talk to someone about emotional problems but have no insurance?

Seek low cost alt.: Depending on where you are living, there may be a free or low cost health care center that provides care to uninsured patients. Also, many of the universities that have psychology departments offer low cost counselling for a range of mental health issues. This is a great place to receive excellent care for little cost. ...Read more

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I feel light headed tried going to doctors overwhelming sense of weakness low heartbeat i need to at least talk to someone now please?

I feel light headed tried going to doctors overwhelming sense of weakness low heartbeat i need to at least talk to someone now please?

See your doctor: I would recommend seeing your doctor. If you have already exhausted medical channels, this might suggest that a psychological issue is bothering you. Please speak with your doctor about next steps. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have anorexia and need to talk to someone but I am afraid . What should I do?

I have anorexia and need to talk to someone but I am afraid . What should I do?

Talk to someone.: It's very important that you share this information with your doctor-take along a friend if you need moral support. Not only do you need a health exam and blood tests but you also will benefit from referrals to the right specialists in your area who are experts at treating this serious illness. Please tell - you will receive help and support. There is nothing to fear. ...Read more

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I have an appointment with a mental counselor but will likely need to talk to someone before then. Are there any HealthTap services for mental health?

I have an appointment with a mental counselor but will likely need to talk to someone before then. Are there any HealthTap services for mental health?

Try CONCIERGE: Try HealthTap CONCIERGE. Concierge doctors can see and treat their own patients via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Certain medications (not all) can be prescribed. They can see photos you upload into your FILES. You can send images while in the middle of a Concierge consultation. (Doctors answering HealthTap BASIC, free questions are providing information only, and do not provide medical care.) ...Read more

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I just need someone to talk to about my problems?

I just need someone to talk to about my problems?

Just ask!: Assuming you don't want to talk w/your parents & other relatives, you still have many options eg teachers, counselors, religious leaders, friends etc (although I might hold off against peers). Your Family Doc is also available to lend an ear and can refer you as appropriate to Psychologists etc. Or request a Virtual Consult here. Bottom line, reach out to someone. Don't keep it bottled up inside. ...Read more

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What should I talk about when i go to see someone about add?

Talk about ADD: Your symptoms. How it is impacting your life. What you would like to see change. ...Read more

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Is there anyone i can talk to online when I need someone to talk to ?

Is there anyone i can talk to online when I need someone to talk to ?

Always: I'm not exactly clear what the basis of your questions is, but assuming the worst, there is always someone to talk to if you are in crisis. There is a good crisis chat resource www.imalive.org who always have volunteers standing by to help you. Another 24 hour resource is Crisis Call Center at 800-273-8255. If this is what you are asking, please seek help as soon as possible or call 911. ...Read more

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What's the best way to cope with someone who feels that they have to talk constantly?

Ask questions: Ask questions about what they are saying. You can direct the conversation in any way you want that way. ...Read more

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Who is someone nonmedical that I should talk to if i'm having a hard time with life in general?

Who is someone nonmedical that I should talk to if i'm  having a hard time with life in general?

A friend: A true friend who may or may not be someone in your family. Consider a clergy if you are religious or a social worker if you are not. Crisis intervention teams if you feel desperate. The important thing is not to keep it all inside. ...Read more

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What are syndromes, disorder, or diseases that cause someone to not be able to smiles, but they can still talk?

What are syndromes, disorder, or diseases that cause someone to not be able to smiles, but they can still talk?

Depends: on whether it is ONE side (like a stroke) or both sides a neuromuscular disorder (parkinson's, myasthenia, drug effects, probably others). ...Read more