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The services of Surfside Counseling are meant solely for psychotherapeutic and counseling purposes. This service is not meant as a crisis hotline. Should you need such services, there are a couple of options for you, such as calling 911 or go to a hospital ER department where their staff are trained to assist in a psychological emergency.
"Sometimes families need help. Counseling is only effective for people who acknowledge they need help or some kind of change.."
Early diagnosis and treatment can make a big difference in outcome.
Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest.
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