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Find a psychiatrist in Chicago, IL who can help with mental health, depression, stress, anxiety, counseling, family and relationships, therapy, and more.

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  • Slawomir Puszkarski, MD
    600 Points

    Child Adolescent & Adult Psychiatry, SC
    5420 N Milwaukee Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60630
  • Charles Kaegi, MD 430 Points

    PSYCHIATRY
    4801 W Peterson Ave Ste 217
    Chicago, IL 60646
  • Charles Turk, MD
    430 Points

    Psychiatry/Psychoanalysis
    30 N Michigan Ave Ste 1511
    Chicago, IL 60602
  • Christopher Scandinaro, MD 390 Points

    400 N Michigan Ave Ste 1110
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • 350 Points

    307 N. Michigan Ave.
    Suite 1008
    Chicago, IL 60601
  • Henry Conroe, MD 310 Points

    55 E Washington St Ste 3105
    Chicago, IL 60602
  • Judy Kern, MD
    310 Points

    Judy Kern M.D.
    155 N Michigan Ave
    #508
    Chicago, IL 60601
  • Gail Basch, MD 300 Points

    1645 West Jackson Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60645
  • Sanford Finkel, MD
    250 Points

    Sanford Finkel MD SC
    111 N. Wabash Avenue, Suite 1323
    Chicago, IL 60602
  • William Gilmer, MD 250 Points

    William S. Gilmer, M.D. SC
    25 East Washington Street, Suite 1601
    Chicago, IL 60602
  • Gail Basch , MD 200 Points

    1645 West Jackson Blvd
    600
    Chicago, IL 60612

Psychiatrist Info

Psychiatrist Summary:
Psychiatry involves the treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of mental illness. A psychiatrist diagnoses mental and emotional disorders using assessments and may order further psychiatric diagnostic laboratory tests if necessary. Mental and emotional disorders including difficulty coping, stress, trauma, mood and anxiety disorders, substance-abuse disorders, sexual issues, schizophrenia, and addictions may be helped by different forms of psychiatry.

Common Treatments: Psychiatrists commonly treat children and adults suffering from attention deficit disorder (ADD), clinical depression, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, phobias, paranoia, psychosis, OCD, and panic attacks. Additional disorders treated by psychiatrists are: mania, schizophrenia, claustrophobia, paranoia, agoraphobia, social anxiety disorder, hallucinations, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and panic disorder.


Psychiatrist FAQs:
What is a

Psychiatrist

?
A Psychiatrist is a licensed physician who specializes in the evaluation, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental and emotional disorders.

What is the Difference between a Psychologist and a Psychiatrist?


Psychologists are concerned with the different aspects of behavior and mental processes and cannot prescribe medications. A clinical psychologist uses psychotherapy and other counseling skills to improve emotional and mental health. A Psychiatrist is a medical doctor who performs psychotherapy but can also prescribe medicine.

Why might I see a Psychiatrist?


You could see a Psychiatrist for abuse, addictions, anxiety, coping mechanism issues, depression, an eating disorder, emotional distress, personal growth, phobias, relationship issues, sexual problems, and trauma.

What are the requirements for becoming a licensed Psychiatrist?


A Psychiatrist must have a Masters or a Doctoral Degree from an accredited school. Other requirements toward becoming a Psychiatrist include residency training and board certifications that vary from state to state.


Psychiatrist Related Terms:
anxiety, behavioral disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, suicide, relationship difficulties, chronic mental illness, parenting issues, adjustment disorders, personality disorders, lobotomy, antidepressants