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  • Mary Behling, MD 110 Points

    Mary Behling, MD

    100 S Jersey Ave Unit 33
    East Setauket, NY 11733
  • Om Bhati, MD 100 Points

    Om Bhati, MD

    51 Varsity Blvd
    East Setauket, NY 11733
  • John Iafrate, MD 100 Points

    John Iafrate, MD

    8 Somerset Ln
    East Setauket, NY 11733
  • Jeffrey Sverd, MD 100 Points

    Jeffrey Sverd, MD

    28 Jones St
    East Setauket, NY 11733
  • Janet Fischel

    Janet Fischel

    Stony Brook Pediatrics
    37 Research Way
    East Setauket, NY 11733
  • Susan Stopek, MD 100 Points

    Susan Stopek, MD

    Susan Stopek, MD
    Distance: 0.79 mi
    764 Route 25A, Suite 10
    Setauket, NY 11733
  • Kinga Koreh, MD 120 Points

    Kinga Koreh, MD

    Distance: 1.94 mi
    640 Belle Terre Rd Bldg E
    Port Jefferson, NY 11777

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