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  • David Brendel, MD
    830 Points

    David Brendel, MD

    26 Trapelo Road
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Robert Aranow, MD 110 Points

    Robert Aranow, MD

    115 Mill St, Nb II
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Arnold Kerzner, MD 110 Points

    Arnold Kerzner, MD

    Belmont Counseling Assoc
    26 Trapelo Rd
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Frances Frankenburg, MD 110 Points

    Frances Frankenburg, MD

    115 Mill St
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Carolyn Ise', MD 110 Points

    Carolyn Ise', MD

    26 Trapelo Rd
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Janet Lawrence, MD 110 Points

    Janet Lawrence, MD

    Mclean Hospital
    115 Mill St
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Steven Spitz, MD 110 Points

    Steven Spitz, MD

    115 Mill St, McLean Hospital
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Alice Asby, MD 100 Points

    Alice Asby, MD

    115 Mill St, McLean Hosp Proctor House
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • Naomi Dworkin, MD 100 Points

    Naomi Dworkin, MD

    Belmont Counseling Assoc
    26 Trapelo Rd
    Belmont, MA 02478
  • J Bodkin, MD 100 Points

    J Bodkin, MD

    115 Mill St, McLean Hospital
    Belmont, MA 02478

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