Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Are You Really Treatment Resistant?

A careful review of your psychiatric history is due before receiving this label

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In psychiatric practice, a sad but common thing to hear is, “I’ve tried everything, and nothing works.” The person giving this history may have any disorder: Depression, Bipolar Disorder, OCD, or others. The story is, unfortunately, the same: many years of hard work…




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Mark D Rego

Mark D Rego

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