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Fulton (22.27 mi)

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65101 (2) (5.27 mi)
65109 (6) (5.98 mi)
65201 (15) (22.44 mi)
65251 (3) (22.6 mi)
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  • Andrew Resnik, MD 110 Points

    1905 Stadium Blvd, Box 104146
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • John Clemens, MD 100 Points

    3702 W Truman Blvd Ste 115, St Marys Hlth Ctr
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • James Weiss, MD 100 Points

    Family Care Assoc
    701 W High St
    Jefferson City, MO 65101
  • Colleen Loehr, MD 100 Points

    100 Saint Marys Medical Plz, Psychatry Unit 4 North
    Jefferson City, MO 65101
  • Robert Holland, MD 100 Points

    St Mary's Mental Health Svc
    3702 W Truman Blvd Ste 115
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • John Lyskowski, MD 100 Points

    St Marys Health Ctr
    3702 W Truman Blvd Ste 115
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • Robert Shearer, MD 50 Points

    3702 W Truman Blvd Ste 115
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • Suzanne King, MD

    Pathways Community Behavioral Healthcare
    1905 Statium Boulevard, P.O. Box 104146
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
  • Judith Fisher, DO 100 Points

    Distance: 22.26 mi
    600 E 5th St
    Fulton, MO 65251
  • Bruce Harry, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 22.26 mi
    600 E 5th St
    Fulton, MO 65251
  • Armando Ponce, MD, IMG

    Distance: 22.26 mi
    5015 Hickory Hills Dr
    Fulton, MO 65251

Nearby Cities

Fulton (22.27 mi)

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