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

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  • David Censits, M.D
    650 Points

    David Censits, M.D

    David Censits, MD
    255 S 17th St
    PRACTICE IS CLOSED
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Michael Canino, MD
    610 Points

    Michael Canino, MD

    Michael J Canino, MD
    255 S. 17th St
    Ste 2701
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Joshua Blume, MD
    350 Points

    Joshua Blume, MD

    Joshua Blume, MD
    1845 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Barry Kenneally, MD
    300 Points

    Barry Kenneally, MD

    925 Chestnut Street
    5th Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Harry Doyle, MD 250 Points

    Harry Doyle, MD

    Forensic psychiatry
    230 S 22nd St
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Michele Berlinerblau, MD 220 Points

    Michele Berlinerblau, MD

    1100 Walnut St Fl 5
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
  • Martin Plutzer, M.D. 220 Points

    Martin Plutzer, M.D.

    Friends Hospital
    4641 Roosevelt Blvd.
    Philadelphia, PA 19124

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