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Physc Doctor Using Her Authority

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I had an appointment six weeks ago with my Physc Doctor, she was out sick and a replacement Doctor came in to see me. She didn't say much and burried her face in the cumputer and asked me if I would be interested in going to a PTSD counseling. I replied sure. She then set me up an appointment. My next appointment four weeks later was with my regular Physc Doctor. I speaking with her I discovered the last Doctor raised my GAF score. I don't get it, that Doctor didn't know anything about my history, I saw her one time and barely spoke. Is this abuse of power ? Or the VA can just screw the Vets whenever ?

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I had an appointment six weeks ago with my Physc Doctor, she was out sick and a replacement Doctor came in to see me. She didn't say much and burried her face in the cumputer and asked me if I would be interested in going to a PTSD counseling. I replied sure. She then set me up an appointment. My next appointment four weeks later was with my regular Physc Doctor. I speaking with her I discovered the last Doctor raised my GAF score. I don't get it, that Doctor didn't know anything about my history, I saw her one time and barely spoke. Is this abuse of power ? Or the VA can just screw the Vets whenever ?

That was her opinion of how you were that day. GAF's are updated at each appt.

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Ok, I guess i need to keep my records updated or get copies more often...thanks

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