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  • Gary Jacobson, MD 100 Points

    Gary Jacobson, MD

    45 Clapboardtree St
    Westwood, MA 02090
  • Lilya Naiman, MD 100 Points

    Lilya Naiman, MD

    45 Clapboardtree St
    Westwood, MA 02090
  • Susan Springer, MD 100 Points

    Susan Springer, MD

    45 Clapboardtree St
    Westwood, MA 02090
  • Paul Arkema, MD 100 Points

    Paul Arkema, MD

    Westwood Pembroke Hlth System
    45 Clapboardtree St
    Westwood, MA 02090
  • Richard Getman, MD 90 Points

    Richard Getman, MD

    1501 High St
    Westwood, MA 02090
  • Kirk Lum, MD 110 Points

    Kirk Lum, MD

    Distance: 1.85 mi
    89 Access Rd Ste 24
    Norwood, MA 02062
  • Burns Woodward, MD 110 Points

    Burns Woodward, MD

    Distance: 1.85 mi
    45 Walpole St Ste 2
    Norwood, MA 02062
  • Dr Olga Smetlov, MD 100 Points

    Dr Olga Smetlov, MD

    Behavioral Health Network
    Distance: 1.85 mi
    45 Walpole Street
    Norwood, MA 02062
  • MATHEWS THOMAS, MD 100 Points

    MATHEWS THOMAS, MD

    OASIS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH INSTITUTE
    Distance: 1.85 mi
    1502 PROVIDENCE HIGHWAY
    SUITE 6A
    NORWOOD, MA 02062
  • James Young, MD 100 Points

    James Young, MD

    Distance: 1.85 mi
    800 Washington St
    Norwood, MA 02062
  • Namsoo Song, MD

    Namsoo Song, MD

    Distance: 3.71 mi
    22 Draper Rd
    Dover, MA 02030
  • David Stormberg, MD 120 Points

    David Stormberg, MD

    Distance: 4.82 mi
    105 Chestnut St Ste 14
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Barton Herskovitz, MD 110 Points

    Barton Herskovitz, MD

    Distance: 4.82 mi
    232 Garden St
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Louis Nemser, MD 110 Points

    Louis Nemser, MD

    Distance: 4.82 mi
    992 Great Plain Ave
    Needham, MA 02492
  • Kimberly White, MD 110 Points

    Kimberly White, MD

    Distance: 4.82 mi
    1040 Great Plain Ave
    Needham, MA 02492
  • 100 Points

    Charles River Counseling Center

    Distance: 4.82 mi
    687 Highland Ave.
    Floor 2
    Needham, MA 02492

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