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  • Susan Devitt, MD 290 Points

    Susan Devitt, MD

    Commonwealth Psychiatric Assoc
    6330 Newtown Rd Ste 523
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • Marc De Solminihac, MD 130 Points

    Marc De Solminihac, MD

    Norfolk Psychiatric Assoc
    6330 Newtown Rd Ste 410
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • Charles Devitt, MD 120 Points

    Charles Devitt, MD

    Commonwealth Psychiatric Assoc
    443 Kempsville Rd, Barry Robinson Ctr
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • William Waldrop, MD 120 Points

    William Waldrop, MD

    Norfolk Psychiatric Assoc
    6330 Newtown Rd Ste 625
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • Abbot Granoff, MD 100 Points

    Abbot Granoff, MD

    Depression Specialist
    6330 Newtown Rd Ste 316
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • Joseph Schwartzer, MD 100 Points

    Joseph Schwartzer, MD

    Norfolk Community Svc Brd
    3755 E Virginia Beach Blvd, Norfolk Community Srvcs Bd
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • James Reif, MD 100 Points

    James Reif, MD

    3755 E Virginia Beach Blvd
    Norfolk, VA 23502
  • Rochelle Jackson, MD 90 Points

    Rochelle Jackson, MD

    Norfolk Psychiatric Assoc
    6330 Newtown Rd Ste 625
    Norfolk, VA 23502

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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