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What are the treatments for emotional-health-related conditions?

Because emotional-health-related conditions are so varied, treatment can range from counseling to medication. For many anxiety disorders, especially those in young children, therapy may be all that is needed. Antidepressants may be used for posttraumatic stress disorder or clinical depression. Some emotional problems are symptoms of physical conditions or medications. By identifying the cause of a condition, doctors can better prescribe treatment.

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