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You, your doctor and the Internet
Los Angeles Times

You’ve just started treatment with a new psychiatrist, whom you like very much. Should you “friend” her on Facebook?

If she says yes, what if she finds those pictures of you dancing drunkenly with the lampshade on your head — after you told her you don’t drink anymore? Or what if you discover pictures of her snuggled up with her husband and two adorable kids, when the reason you went into therapy in the first place was that you’re sad about being single and childless?