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“You are CHOOSING to be this way” – from my psychiatrist.

Note to self: “Avoid harmful relationships.”

I didn’t realize that my psychiatrist would be one of those harmful relationships.  See: What the HELL was I thinking? O, right. I wasn’t thinking. In November I had to switch psychiatrists due to the fact that my old one (Dr. C) didn’t take my insurance.  My first visit with Dr. D (a.k.a. “The ASShole”)  was an hour-long history report.  He went through this huge packet of papers asking me about every single aspect of my mental health/drug addiction/family history life.  “Have you ever used marijuana, mary jane, weed, pot, reefer, grass,…?”  and on and on about every single type of drug and/or alcohol or poison one can pump into their body with any name or slang that you can think of to call it (thus the MJ, weed, pot, reefer, grass, etc). Continue reading “You are CHOOSING to be this way” – from my psychiatrist.

Meds Schmeds

So, had an appt with Dr. C last Thursday.  Got hit with a whammy.  Apparently, the insurance NOW decides that I have to pay $60 a visit when for the past 5 months I have been paying $20.  so not only was I supposed to come up with $60 when I was expecting to pay $20, but I also have a back balance of $150. WTF?  So, I freaked out, started crying, and basically said that I guess I need to cancel my appt and find a new dr (not at all maliciously because I LOVE my pdoc) which made me feel even worse, because I NEEDED my meds.  This was my month to get new scripts on everything. Continue reading Meds Schmeds