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I had a relapse of an emotional breakdown

Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019

I had a relapse of an emotional breakdown I’d experienced following the death of my husband several years ago. While Kaiser was quick to prescribe antidepressants, I was told that the wait to see a therapist was averaging two and a half months. That was in October. I had my first visit on December 7, and was told the next one would be February 18. I cannot afford outside therapy. This is simply unacceptable, and my view of Kaiser, which had been good, has declined radically.