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Psychotherapy Casebook

Conquering Fears

Dean Schuyler, MD

Published: August 15, 2007

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Ms. A, a 50-year-old woman, visited her primary care physician for anannual physical examination. She offered no medical complaints andtook no routine medications. She made the appointment only because shefelt that “at 50 years old, a woman should see a doctor once a year.”

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