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  • David Stormberg, MD 120 Points

    David Stormberg, MD

    105 Chestnut St Ste 14
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Barton Herskovitz, MD 110 Points

    Barton Herskovitz, MD

    232 Garden St
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Louis Nemser, MD 110 Points

    Louis Nemser, MD

    992 Great Plain Ave
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Kimberly White, MD 110 Points

    Kimberly White, MD

    1040 Great Plain Ave
    Needham, MA 02492
  • 100 Points

    Charles River Counseling Center

    687 Highland Ave.
    Floor 2
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Gerald Margolis, MD 100 Points

    Gerald Margolis, MD

    232 Garden St
    Needham, MA 02492
  • John Archibald Dundas, MD 100 Points

    John Archibald Dundas, MD

    Mass Mental Health Ctr
    20 Chestnut St
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Cynthia Berkowitz, MD 90 Points

    Cynthia Berkowitz, MD

    1968 Central Ave, Walker Home & School
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Alan Pollack, MD 140 Points

    Alan Pollack, MD

    Distance: 2.22 mi
    987 Chestnut St Ste 7
    Newton Upper Falls, MA 02464
  • Elizabeth Marks, MD 120 Points

    Elizabeth Marks, MD

    Distance: 2.22 mi
    114 High St
    Newton Upper Falls, MA 02464
  • Richard Weintraub, MD 280 Points

    Richard Weintraub, MD

    Distance: 2.91 mi
    13 Eaton Ct
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
  • Paul Zusky, MD 130 Points

    Paul Zusky, MD

    Wellesley Hills Medical Ctr
    Distance: 2.91 mi
    422 Worcester St Ste 204
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
  • Laurie Hammer, MD 110 Points

    Laurie Hammer, MD

    Comprehensive Psychiatric
    Distance: 2.91 mi
    372 Washington St, C/O Comp Psychiatric Assoc
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
  • Bruce Black, MD 100 Points

    Bruce Black, MD

    Comprehensive Psychiatric
    Distance: 2.91 mi
    372 Washington St
    Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

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