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  • Lloyd Bellah, MD 240 Points

    Psychiatric Associates
    1801 Fairfield Ave Ste 409
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • James Booker, MD 110 Points

    827 Margaret Pl Ste 204
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • Allen Barnes, MD 100 Points

    221 E Stoner Ave, Va Hospital
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • Laura Mc Clintock, DO 100 Points

    Nave Kessel & Bellah
    1002 Highland Ave Ste 100
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • George Seiden, MD 100 Points

    1541 Irving Pl
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • Alka Singal, MD 100 Points

    510 E Stoner Ave, Overton Brooks Va Med Ctr
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • James Harrold Jr, MD 90 Points

    Brentwood Outpatient Ctr
    1002 Highland Ave Ste 200
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • Guy Brannon, MD 50 Points

    Brentwood Outpatient Ctr
    1002 Highland Ave Ste 200
    Shreveport, LA 71101
  • Cecil Dopson, DO, MD 10 Points

    610 Herndon St
    Shreveport, LA 71101

Nearby Cities

Bossier City (1.23 mi)
Barksdale Afb (6.44 mi)
Benton (11.74 mi)

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