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My bf's obsessed w posting on political msgboards&checking current events/social media sites.Interferes w work,our relationship,etc.Is this addiction?
Bf's online current events/political social media addiction causes intolerable financial&emotional anxiety.NOTHING I try [email protected] we separate?
No one can tell you: Clearly you are not content and feel unable to find a solution for changing him. I think it would be a mistake to trust any 'yes/no' answer to your '?'. It might be the way this will go, but there may be other options too. Try to find a therapist to help you think t through and perhaps provide or refer for couples Tx. Be patient as you seek a solution - it will help. ...Read more
I have severe bi-polar disorder, depression, anger, anxiety, ocd. Don't like humanity. Strange interests, help?
Warmline: You can try to call the warmline in your area. Check out warmline, com for someone to talk to about your problems. You should see a psychologist and a psychiatrist asap. ...Read more
Is my bf schizophrenic?+paranoia, mood swings, says hurtful things, no social regard and megalomaniac
Your boyfriend: Needs a comprehensive psychiatric evaluation to determine the nature of his difficulties. What you're describing actually sounds more like bipolar or schizoaffective disorder than schizophrenia. He could also be abusing drugs. If he's mistreating you and unwilling to seek psychiatric help, you might reconsider your relationship with him. Stay safe! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Anger: Violence and rage takes this behavior to another level. I would clearly suggest psychotherapy to work on anger issues, stress management, ways to communicate feelings. The therapist can help decide if medication would be helpful. You should remind him that it is affecting the quality of his life and your relationship. Above all, you need to feel safe. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wrong Forum: I am sorry but this is a forum for answering health questions not legal questions. ...Read more
Why dx'd BPD by new pdoc?Every1 who knows me(7 yr bf,all friends new&old)is baffled.Im PTSD&Bipolar&USED to self-harm,but many yrs ago.No1 agrees BPD.
Ask the: provider who made the diagnosis which criteria were met. Is "pdoc" used as an abbreviation for psychiatrist or primary care physician? It would be best if the diagnosis was made by a psychiatrist or psychologist who has done a careful assessment using DSM criteria. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Ans: This is a very broad question. Certainly children okay is very important part of development. The kind of toys you mention are certainly more beneficial than the computer games which can lead to a false sense of reality. Children must develop a healthy imagination not a brainwashing. ...Read more
Symptoms: distracted behavior, wrong words e.G.: caller "id" instead of call "waiting", monday not friday, history anxiety, depression...Very frightened?
First check mood: Distraction and cognition difficulties can occur with anxiety or depression. Is there a recent stressor or event that has caused your mood to change? Are you frightened that you have a form of dementia or of something else? I would recommend seeing a mental health professional for further answers. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pcp is v curious abt personal life, dating and religion advice is constantly givenwhen not aasked4.acts more like therapist than dr.no exams ever.Why?
Can't say why: But I can support your decision to switch doctors. If you really feel it is inappropriate, you might even make a complaint to the State licensing agency. It's what they are there for. They handle these things all the time. If you just don't like it - switch. I'd recommend a call to the State even to get clarification. Best wishes. ...Read more
Probably not: The o/c ratio is variable in each patient but usually there is some of each present in a patient. Whatever the ratio a combination of therapy and meds is best in producing benefits. ...Read more
15 yo Asian male watching school shooter info and unusual pornography on internet often. Wrote about shooting up school. Very bright, not psychotic. ?
PSYCHOSIS?: He needs mental evaluation before anything happens. Kids with abnormal thinking might be depressed and needs rx. ...Read more
Age21-Addicted to Online game
-loss of appetite
am i in depression?consult?
Is dysgraphia (whole words), forgetting things like a coworker's name, your own zip code, paying bills, etc, common in perimenopause?
Dysgraphia is a : specific learning disability that presents at school age. Signs & symptoms include, but are not limited to, illegible handwriting, inconsistent spacing, poor spatial planning on paper, poor spelling, difficulty composing writing & thinking & writing at the same time. Menopause can be associated with short-term memory & concentration problems, but not the long-term memory deficits you describe. ...Read more