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Dr. Michael Klaybor

Psychologist

Dr. Michael Klaybor is a psychologist practicing in Houston, TX. Dr. Klaybor specializes in the treatment of health mental problems, and helps people to cope with their mental illnesses. As a psychologist, Dr. Klaybor evaluates and treats patients through a variety of methods, most typically being psychotherapy or talk therapy. Patients usually visit Dr. Klaybor because they have been experiencing depression, anxiety, stress or anger for a significant period of time and are seeking help. Psychologists may perform a variety of exams and assessments to diagnose a mental condition.
39 years Experience
Dr. Michael Klaybor
  • Houston, TX
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
  • Accepting new patients

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

You can help by being empathetic and thoughtful. Step up to help with duties and chores. There are support groups for women with Postpartum symptoms. Have her contact her OB-GYN READ MORE
You can help by being empathetic and thoughtful. Step up to help with duties and chores. There are support groups for women with Postpartum symptoms. Have her contact her OB-GYN for referral to a program or medication to help.

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

No, not just exercise but it will help. Get an evaluation and treatment from a psychiatrist and or Psychologist.

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

Determine if your wife believes she needs treatment and wants professional help at this time. Ask her how you can help. A child with Autism can be very challenging. Seek professional READ MORE
Determine if your wife believes she needs treatment and wants professional help at this time. Ask her how you can help. A child with Autism can be very challenging. Seek professional support groups for additional help and resources.

Is there any medication to help my husband quit alcohol?

There are medicines like Antabuse that can help, but AA and rehabilitation programs help with recovery and sobriety. Your husband has to want to quit and change.

My 17 Year Old Daughter Has Bulimia.

Bulimia is a very complex and difficult problem to treat. It is not unusual to get someone with an eating disorder engaged into treatment. Be sure the therapist specializes in READ MORE
Bulimia is a very complex and difficult problem to treat. It is not unusual to get someone with an eating disorder engaged into treatment. Be sure the therapist specializes in eating disorders in their practice.

Will I have to be on anti-depressants throughout my life once I start them?

Not everyone that is put on anti-depressants do so for life. Much depends on duration, severity, and history with depression. Psychiatrists are careful to find the right medicine READ MORE
Not everyone that is put on anti-depressants do so for life. Much depends on duration, severity, and history with depression. Psychiatrists are careful to find the right medicine so help reduce your symptoms. I believe, therapy is advised to help cope with the behavior and emotional issues that go along with depression. Your psychiatrist can reassure or guide you on the likely duration of the use of anti-depressants.

What can I do to boost my self esteem and confidence?

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or CBT is proven to be very effective in helping boost confidence and self-esteem. Fine a therapist who specialized in CBT.

Can insomnia be psychological?

Once you have been able to rule out any medical issues, with someone that young, dealing with the drivers or underlying issues is very helpful and revealing. Child therapists are READ MORE
Once you have been able to rule out any medical issues, with someone that young, dealing with the drivers or underlying issues is very helpful and revealing. Child therapists are very good at finding ways to help with the psychological components of a sleep disorder.