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Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Psychological Services (Overview)

Psychological services provide non-medical treatment, including counseling and therapy, of psychiatric disorders.


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Can you tell me if there are psychological services to deal with leg amputation?

Can you tell me if there are psychological services to deal with leg amputation?

Yes there are.: Your surgeon performing your amputation should be able to put you in touch with your local services. The amputee coalition is an excellent resource. Here is the link: http://www.Amputee-coalition.Org/. ...Read more

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Dr. Ana Adelstein
210 doctors shared insights

Psychological Services (Overview)

Psychological services provide non-medical treatment, including counseling and therapy, of psychiatric disorders.


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Is it possible to have psychological pain?

Is it possible to have psychological pain?

Absolutely: I'm not sure if i understand your exact question, but all pain has a psychological component and although it can play a more or less significant role, it is almost never absent. That's part of why general anesthesia involves you being unconscious. Pain experience is psychological in some way. It think you want to know if it can be there w/out physical cause. The answer is yes - it can be. ...Read more

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What is the meaning of psychological pain?

Pain: Usually in reference to pain that is psychological in nature rather than medical in nature. Emotional rather than physical. Best. ...Read more

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Could it be I have a psychological condition?

Not enough info.: Please provide us with a little more history and re-ask. ...Read more

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What are the psychological factors that tend to make a person a fetishist?

What are the psychological factors that tend to make a person a fetishist?

Fetishism: Dynamic theories for paraphilias include regression to or fixation at earlier stage of psychosexual development resulting in repetitive pattern of immature sexual behaviors. Another theory is that they represent expression of hostility in which sexual fantasies are means to gain revenge for a childhood trauma such as abuse. Another theory is that these behaviors are conditioned & become repetitive. ...Read more

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Does caffeine affects psychologically?

Does caffeine affects psychologically?

Yes: Caffeine is a neurostimulant and affects mood. That is why so many people think they need coffee to start the day. The negatives of coffee (most common source of caffeine) are bone loss and frequent urination. ...Read more

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What are psychological defense mechanisms?

Avoid Pain: They are unconscious ways of defending your ego or psyche from painful situations or revelations. ...Read more

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Psychological issue in sibling rivalry at 60?

Psychological issue in sibling rivalry at 60?

Sounds like: A very longstanding psychological issue. Why not make an appointment with a therapist to help you sort this out? ...Read more

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