Can a chiropractor prescribe medication?

Answer Chiropractors are trained in specialized chiropractic schools, not medical schools. Although considered a professional degree, and requiring at least four years of schooling, and often more, it doe... Read More »

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Can a chiropractor prescribe drugs?

Chiropractors diagnose and treat patients with conditions of the the musculoskeletal system. They do not dispense drugs nor do they perform surgery. They can offer nutritional, holistic and homeopa... Read More »

Do psychiatrists prescribe medication?

Psychiatrists are medical doctors. They prescribe treatment for mental illnesses, including medications and other therapies when appropriate. They may also refer patients for other types of counsel... Read More »

Can a school nurse prescribe medication?

A school nurse can prescribe medication only if she has completed graduate school and become a nurse practitioner. Most school nurses have an only associate's or bachelor's degree. Also, laws gover... Read More »

Can a clinical psychologist prescribe medication?

Some appropriately trained clinical psychologists in Louisiana and New Mexico can write limited prescriptions for certain medications. Clinical psychologists in any other state, no matter the train... Read More »