Mental Health (ADHD and Anxiety)

I have been taking medication for ADHD on and off (mostly "on") for about 10 years. I am currently 31. I am very interested in teaching in the Dominican Republic. However, I am concerned about the following possible situations:

1) Not being able to find a doctor that will be able to prescribe my medication (currently I take Adderall and Klonopin) or not being able to bring my current supply into the country

2) The prescription medication (or something comparable) I need to treat my condition not being available in the Dominican Republic

I have considered (and am still considering) possibly going off the medication, but signing a contract and agreeing to stay in a foreign country without the option of being able to obtain my medications worries me a little. Any information you can provide would be much appreciated!!! :D

Yes you will be able to find a doctor to work with
Yes you can get the meds and they will be over the counter so no RX needed
Yes you can bring your own with your (have a copy of your RX just in case)
You can have your meds shipped to you here as well.
So your "condition" should not be a factor in your move.
Good luck

Bob K

New topic

Expatriate health insurance in Santo Domingo

Free advice and quotation service to choose an expat health insurance in Santo Domingo

Moving to Santo Domingo

Find tips from professionals about moving to Santo Domingo

Travel insurance in Santo Domingo

Enjoy stress-free travel to Santo Domingo