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27 Jul 2006

Miscarriage - recommend a psychologist?
Dear Doc,
I recently suffered a miscarriage. I realise now that I can't cope with it myself and that I need to go and see a psychologist. I am not sure where to make an appointment. Do I need to make an appointment at a psychologist or a psychiatrist? Can you please recommend someone to me (maybe a women docter if possible) in the Pretoria/Centurion area?

Thank you very much for your help.

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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

Sorry to hear about the miscarriage, Katy --- you are wise indeed to seek a counsellor. As I keep explaining here, I can't, for various excellent reasons, recommend specific shrinks. But your GP could, maybe even the gynae ; and for general counselling, I recommend calling FAMSA for some suggestions.
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