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  • Alexander Mercer, MD 240 Points

    Alexander Mercer, MD

    418 Creekstone Rdg
    Woodstock, GA 30188
  • Ope Akinnusi, MD
    390 Points

    Ope Akinnusi, MD

    StrongTower Behavioral Health
    Distance: 10.44 mi
    3750 Palladian Village Dr
    Suite 110
    Marietta, GA 30066
  • Harshad Patel, MD 300 Points

    Harshad Patel, MD

    Distance: 10.44 mi
    4994 Lower Roswell Rd Ste 29
    Marietta, GA 30068
  • Kajal Patel, MD
    150 Points

    Kajal Patel, MD

    Distance: 10.44 mi
    55 Whitcher Street
    Suite 420
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Victor Gonzalez, MD 140 Points

    Victor Gonzalez, MD

    Distance: 10.44 mi
    127 Cherry St NE
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Sandra Diehl, MD 140 Points

    Sandra Diehl, MD

    Psychiatric Health Professionals
    Distance: 10.44 mi
    709 Canton Road, Suite 200
    Marietta, GA 30060

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