My parents aren't allowing me to get treatment for my severe anxiety and depression. What should I do?
I am 17 and suffer from severe anxiety and depression due to my parents and the trauma they've made me endure, but they refuse to let me get any type of treatment; via therapy, medication, etc. What can I do?
- Anonymous2 weeks ago
You're 17, make your own doctors appointment. As long as the doctor believes you have capacity to consent to treatment they won't tell your parents.
- RWPossumLv 74 weeks ago
We get a lot of questions like this. I'll show you an answer that somebody with a problem like your rated Best, 5 Stars.
- Papa-GLv 74 weeks ago
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- Anonymous4 weeks ago
Live with it till you are 18. Then you can get all the help you need and they can't stop you.
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- 4 weeks ago
Ask help from your school?