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

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  • Kenneth Schwartz, MD.FAPA
    660 Points

    201 Richards Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
  • Lyubov Gorelik, M.D.
    380 Points

    New York Service Network Inc.
    198 Foster Avenue , Suite D
    Brooklyn, NY 11230
  • Inna Yuryev Golger, MD
    320 Points

    2388 Ocean Ave
    Unit # MO
    Brooklyn, NY 11229
  • Marina Doulova, MD
    300 Points

    ABC Psychiatric Services
    -
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Edward Gelber, MD
    240 Points

    Gelber Psychiatric Associates
    26 Court Street Suite 709
    Brooklyn, NY 11242
  • LEONID VOROBYEV, MD 200 Points

    Behavioral Health & Hypnotherapy
    2327 83 STREET
    D
    Brooklyn, NY 11214
  • Idan Sharon, MD 180 Points

    Neurology & Psychiatry
    6917 Shore Road
    Brooklyn, NY 11209
  • Thresiamma Nidhiry, M.D.
    160 Points

    1704 Mermaid Ave.
    Brooklyn, NY 11224
  • Samuel Herschkowitz, MD 140 Points

    122 Willow St
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Irmgard Borner, MD 120 Points

    45 Plaza St W Apt 1A
    Brooklyn, NY 11217

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