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Q&A: As a student, what can I do to help with my depression and overwhelming anxiety?

Christopher Smith, LCAC, LMHC, LMFT Picture - Good evening doctor. Lately I have found myself extremely depressed, filled with anxiety and overwhelmed as a whole. I am currently a student and with both I am finding it extremely hard to concentrate. ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: How can I find out officially if I am depressed?

Murray Kaufman, MA. LMFT, NBCDCH Picture - How can I find out officially if I am depressed? I've taken a few quizzes online, and my results are either depressed or severely depressed. What do I do? View full question & answer >>

Q&A: How long are withdrawal symptoms coming off Lexapro?

Toby Watson, Psy.D. Picture - Hello, I did a 4 week taper off of Lexapro and have been completely off of Lexapro (SSRI) for 7 days now. I am experiencing intense emotional mood swings; frustration/anger/rage, sadness, and crying. ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: How would I go about picking a anxiety doctor?

Carl Shubs, Ph.D. Picture - how would I go about picking a anxiety doctor View full question & answer >>

Q&A: How can I resolve panic attacks with propanolol?

Toby Watson, Psy.D. Picture - How can I resolve panic attacks with propanolol? View full question & answer >>

Q&A: How long do withdrawal symptoms from Adderall last?

Peter Cousins, Ph. D., ABPP Picture - Hi. So I've been dealing with this problem for almost 2 years now. My belief is that it has something to do with the fact that I quit Adderall those 2 years ago. I know that sounds pretty farfetched ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: What is Schizoaffective?

Michael Keenan, Ph.D., Clinical Psychology Picture - What is Schizoaffective? Is there a Doctor that treats this using video chat online? View full question & answer >>

Q&A: Would moving and loss of friends cause me to get sick and lead to depression?

Carl Shubs, Ph.D. Picture - Hello, I was wondering If it was possible for me to have developed Depression when this happened: Before fourth grade, I had recently moved to Ohio and lived there for a year. Moving there and back caused ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: How quickly can psychosis progress after stopping anti-psychotic medication?

Toby Watson, Psy.D. Picture - I have schizoffective disorder bipolar type and some anxiety disorders. I take an antidepressant, mood stabilizer, a benzo as needed and I was taking an anti - psychotic. I stopped taking the anti - psychotic ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: What can I do to get over my depression and get back to a normal and social person?

Carolina in Mental Healthcare Picture - Hello, I need help to get over my depression. I can't focus or concentrate on things many times and I often get lost in my past thoughts and get very angry at things or people from past. I am losing ... View full question & answer >>