Anxious and Depressed Sufferer

Patient

Q: Hello - I'm dealing with depression and anxiety but I don't want drugs. Should I see a doctor practicing homeopathy, functional, holistic or naturopathic medicine?

Symptoms:  Depression and anxiety
Doctor

A:   Thank you for writing to us.

I think you should see a Psychiatrist or a counsellor and request that you not be given medication. Then, you can get behaviour therapy or group counselling to help you.

If the depression is severe, I recommend that you take medication to improve the quality of your life.

Hope this helps you. All the best.

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