Tag: <span>compulsive</span>

The Compulsive Patient

Compulsive: A great deal is known about suicide, but clearly, it is always better to assume that the threat is quite real. That said, I have seen more than a few patients who use suicidal threats to control friends, family, and doctors t. However, here are some of the factors that need to be weighed …

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medication overuse

Pills and Pill Popping

Pills and Prescribing “As a Western Society, we have evolved a preference, if not demand for, “a pill for all …
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Approaching

Approaching We humans live with primitive defenses that are intended to block anxiety. Anxiety is a free-floating and often …
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Reviewing Medical Records

A psychologist says that a patient is very angry at his employer, the insurers and the doctor and cannot return to work because …
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