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

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  • Tomomi Inomata, MD 370 Points

    Tomomi Inomata, MD

    1130 Massachusetts Ave
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Michael Braverman, MD 330 Points

    Michael Braverman, MD

    Cambridge Psychotherapy
    334 Broadway
    Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Deborah Moran, MD
    200 Points

    Deborah Moran, MD

    Licensed Psychiatrist
    7 Maynard Pl
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Daniel Brenner, MD 160 Points

    Daniel Brenner, MD

    Cambridge Hospital
    6 Bigelow St
    Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Todd Holzman, MD 160 Points

    Todd Holzman, MD

    249 Mount Auburn St
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Lori Kaplowitz, MD 140 Points

    Lori Kaplowitz, MD

    MT Auburn Hospital
    92 Banks Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Carol Birnbaum, MD 130 Points

    Carol Birnbaum, MD

    328 Broadway
    Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Bruce Hauptman, MD 130 Points

    Bruce Hauptman, MD

    156 Mount Auburn St
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Cynthia Telingator, MD 130 Points

    Cynthia Telingator, MD

    6 Bigelow St
    Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Madeline Albert, MD 130 Points

    Madeline Albert, MD

    Zinberg Clinic
    Cambridge St, 1493 Cambridge St
    Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Barrie Greiff, MD 120 Points

    Barrie Greiff, MD

    20 University Rd
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • George Dominiak, MD 120 Points

    George Dominiak, MD

    MT Auburn Hospital
    300 Mount Auburn St Ste 307
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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