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15 Nov 2011

re need psychotherapy
hi doc
i have quite a few issues and need a psychiatrist with an interest in psychotherapy. could you help or refer me???
thanks
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

As Maia says, its both impossible for me to keep trask of SA's shrinks, let alone check which are worth referring anyone to ; and there are ethical and other problems about my recommending specific ones. And not knowing where you live and work, it'd be impossioble to do so, anyway.
Consider asking FAMSA which is a naional group that keeps track of counsellors and psychotherapists, to recommend some within reach. I have heard some experiences which suggest that the SADAG group, while it's self-help support groups may be useful, might not be utterly reliable in terms of who it might refer one to. But I think their website lists quite a number of therapists around SA with an interest in anxiety and depression
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