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Dr. Corey Gifford

Psychologist

Dr. Corey Gifford is a top Psychologist in New Bedford, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Corey Gifford is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Corey Gifford is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Corey Gifford is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In New Bedford, Massachusetts, Dr. Corey Gifford is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Corey Gifford
  • New Bedford, Massachusetts
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How is the recovery from depression?

These are important questions during your first appointment. I would make a list and the doctor can explain their process. I would suggest you also find a counselor that can help READ MORE
These are important questions during your first appointment. I would make a list and the doctor can explain their process. I would suggest you also find a counselor that can help also.

Dr. G

My wife is experiencing postpartum depression. How can I help her in the recovery process?

Possibly, ask her and maybe offer to come to a counseling session if the therapist has ideas also.

Dr. G

My son has been diagnosed with autism and it is depressing my wife. Please help.

Express your concern and help her find a counselor.
Dr. G

Small penis and crossdressing?

It’s important that regular counseling explorer issues like this. I don’t know from so little information, but it sounds like maybe this was a hurtful comment that you experienced. READ MORE
It’s important that regular counseling explorer issues like this. I don’t know from so little information, but it sounds like maybe this was a hurtful comment that you experienced. I know of no physical correlation. I hope you dress however you like. Dress, gender, and sexuality are spectrums. Meaning there are all variations of preference.
Dr. G

is 18 yr old with asd eligible for ssdi?

Yes, I believe you can. I would apply with them directly. And they will send packets of info to be filled out by the diagnosing doctor.

Would I be able to cure my depression with just exercise?

Exercise can be a huge contributor and managing depression. Dr. G

Is constantly worrying about getting a sick a disease in itself?

It could be considered part of an anxiety disorder possibly. It completely depends on the person and details. I would suggest that you encourage her to go to counseling. Dr. READ MORE
It could be considered part of an anxiety disorder possibly. It completely depends on the person and details. I would suggest that you encourage her to go to counseling.

Dr. G

How can I help my daughter recover from accident trauma?

It would be helpful for her to continue counseling. If she does not feel connected with the counselor she can try someone else. Dr. G

My father started hallucinating. What can we do to help?

Contact his medical doctors immediately

Is OCD a disease or a habit?

Yes it is a medical disorder and there is treatment. To start weekly counseling and seeing a psychiatrist.
Dr. G

Do bad dreams mean anything?

Many times it can be connected to anxiety or stress. It depends exactly what the dreams are and what the feelings are he has during them. If they are regularly affecting his sleep READ MORE
Many times it can be connected to anxiety or stress. It depends exactly what the dreams are and what the feelings are he has during them. If they are regularly affecting his sleep and his mood, I would suggest that you get him to a regular counselor. Dr. Gee.

Are panic attacks while taking anti depressants normal?

This is a complex question. It is important that you investigate these with your prescriber. It can be complex to treat depression and anxiety at times with meds. I hope you can READ MORE
This is a complex question. It is important that you investigate these with your prescriber. It can be complex to treat depression and anxiety at times with meds. I hope you can talk to your counselor or establish with one.

Dr. G

Is forgetfulness a mental illness?

This is common with other things going on like anxiety or depression.

Dr. Gifford

Do antipsychotic medicines cause weight gain?

It can be of some medications. Please speak to the prescriber.

I feel hungry all the time. Is it a psychological problem?

Please consult with a medical doctor first. Then, I would suggest seeing a psychologist for counseling to investigate the question further.