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Are there any female therapists who offer support for self harming patients ?

Are there any female therapists that offer support for self harming Looking for a female therapist that can help with sexual abuse , self harming and behavioral issues
Asked On : Mon, 28 Feb 2011
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
If you can tell me which geographical area you want the help in or if its online help that you are looking for, that would help me in helping you.
Answered: Mon, 28 Feb 2011
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  Anonymous's Response
I am in the northeaster part of the USA but I am looking for an online chat type support that is reasonable in price. Most of the counseling sites are fairly expensive. I can't afford 1, 2, 3 dollars a minute. I am looking for something that's around $30.00 to $40.00 an hour.
Answered: Mon, 28 Feb 2011
Psychiatrist Dr. B Raghavendra's  Response
I am sorry I am trained in CBT and dealing with self harm and personality issues but am a male. The one female psychiatrist that I know who is trained in DBT (more suited for self harm and sexual abuse, personality issues) says it is better for a person with this type of issues to see a therapist face to face than over internet (meaning she will not be able to help :-). I know of female psychiatrists who have long and good experience in psychiatry but who do not have specific psychotherapy training...if you want me to ask them I shall.

Sorry am not of help to you.
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  Anonymous's Response
Yes that would be great if you could look into these other people. I would prefer chat anyway. It's easier that sitting in front of someone. Could you ALS check out pricing as I am on a budget. Thank you for your kindness.

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