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Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe

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Posted on Mon, 3 Apr 2017 in Mental Health
Question: I am deeply depressed since childhood. I been though many things and strong but, from inside I am weak. what would be best kind of doctor and treatment? YYYY@YYYY
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Hello, and thanks for your question.

The best treatment for this would be a combination of medication management and psychotherapy with a psychiatrist. Medications might consist of an SSRI such as escitalopram or sertraline, and psychotherapy will support this. I recommend finding a psychiatrist in your area.

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