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  • David Dybdal, MD
    300 Points

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    8 Hawthorne Pl, #106
    Boston, MA 02114
  • Jane Erb, MD 130 Points

    221 Longwood Ave, Div Of Psychiatry
    Boston, MA 02115
  • Melissa Frumin, MD 120 Points

    Brigham Behavioral Neurology
    221 Longwood Ave, Brigham Behavioral Neuro
    Boston, MA 02115
  • Antonio Bullon, MD 120 Points

    330 Brookline Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Michael Caplan, MD 120 Points

    330 Brookline Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Paul Hans, MD 120 Points

    Harvard Med Faculty Physicians
    110 Francis St Ste 9A
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Selma Rutenburg, MD 120 Points

    65 E India Row Apt 35A
    Boston, MA 02110
  • William Greenberg, MD 110 Points

    Beth Israel Hospital
    330 Brookline Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Louis Vachon, MD 110 Points

    Boston Medical Ctr
    85 East Newton St, #M957
    Boston, MA 02118
  • Christopher Bullock, MD 110 Points

    909 Beacon St Ste 2
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Karin Cole, MD 110 Points

    82 Marlborough St
    Boston, MA 02116
  • Jane Dreskin, MD 110 Points

    5 Longfellow Pl
    Boston, MA 02114
  • Peggy Johnson, MD 110 Points

    Harvard Vanguard Medical Assoc
    1 Boston Medical Ctr Pl, Boston Medical Center
    Boston, MA 02118
  • Winston Hughes, MD 110 Points

    5 Longfellow Pl Ste 209
    Boston, MA 02114
  • Hadine Joffe, MD 110 Points

    55 Fruit St, 15 Parkman St
    Boston, MA 02114
  • Ira Lable, MD 110 Points

    332 Washington St
    Boston, MA 02108
  • Henrietta Cooper, MD 110 Points

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    55 Fruit St
    Boston, MA 02114
  • Carol Nadelson, MD 110 Points

    75 Francis St Ste Pb505, Brigham/Womens Hosp
    Boston, MA 02115
  • Maurizio Fava, MD 110 Points

    Psychiatry Dept
    15 Parkman St, Dept Of Psychiatry
    Boston, MA 02114
  • David Seil, MD 110 Points

    196 W Springfield St
    Boston, MA 02118

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