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How can counseling help tinnitus sufferers?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Therapists can arm you with new techniques that can help you cope with the noise you constantly hear. They can give you tools that allow you to function in spite of the disorder - to "tune out" the noise. They can also help you deal with some of the mental problems sufferers of tinnitus often feel, such as anxiety and trouble concentrating.

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