Can psychologists prescribe Adderall?

Answer As of March 2010, only two states allow psychologists to prescribe medications such as Adderall--Louisiana and New Mexico. The American Psychological Association supports prescriptive authority, an... Read More »

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Do clinical psychologists prescribe medications?

In 48 states, clinical psychologists are not allowed to prescribe medications, instead relying on physicians and psychiatrists to order medications. However, in Louisiana and New Mexico, clinical p... Read More »

Can clinical psychologists prescribe drugs?

No, a clinical psychologist may not prescribe drugs unless she works in Louisiana or New Mexico. Is she is also a psychiatrist or holds a medical license then, she may prescribe drugs, according to... Read More »

Which is better: Adderall vs. Adderall XR?

On One Hand: Adderall Allows Better Dosage ControlAdderall, like all amphetamines, can produce side effects even in prescribed doses. The most common of these are irritability and insomnia. The abi... Read More »

Top Colleges for Psychologists?

If you are seeking a master's or bachelor's degree in psychology, the hundreds of colleges that offer a psychology major can make your decision challenging. To set yourself apart from other potenti... Read More »