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How is a person's psychological history determined?

Philip Lisagor, MD
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Your doctor may ask the following questions when reviewing your psychological history:
  • Have you been or are you being treated for depression?
  • Have you been or are you being treated for anxiety?
  • Have you been treated for other psychological conditions?

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