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

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  • Laurence Dopkin, MD 120 Points

    Associate Chair, Psychiatry
    Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center
    Bronx, NY 10451
  • Janice Gelfand, MD 120 Points

    3768 Riverdale Ave Ste 6
    Bronx, NY 10463
  • Wali Mohammad, MD 120 Points

    2880 Baisley Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
  • Linda Bierer, MD 110 Points

    Bronx VA Medical Center
    130 W Kingsbridge Rd, Mental Hlth Patient Care
    Bronx, NY 10468
  • Naveed Iqbal, MD 110 Points

    111 E 210th St, Montefiore Med Ctr Dept P
    Bronx, NY 10467
  • Hugo Morales, MD 110 Points

    645 Allerton Ave
    Bronx, NY 10467
  • Derek Suite, MD 110 Points

    1952 Williamsbridge Rd, 1st Fl
    Bronx, NY 10461
  • Donald Meyers, MD 100 Points

    Albert Einstein College Of Med
    4560 Delafield Ave
    Bronx, NY 10471
  • Gregory Asnis, MD 100 Points

    111 E 210th St
    Bronx, NY 10467
  • Maria Aszalos, MD 100 Points

    360 E 193rd St
    Bronx, NY 10458

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