What is a child psychiatrist?

Answer Childhood should be a carefree, happy time. But some children struggle with mental illness or other difficulties requiring more help than their parents can give. A child psychiatrist is trained to ... Read More »

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How many people prefer a female psychiatrist over a male psychiatrist?

A study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry in 1987 determined that a preference for treatment by a male or female psychiatrist might be related to the patient's gender. For example, tw... Read More »

How much money does a child psychiatrist make?

The median salary for a child psychiatrist is $182,666 per year, according to Salary Wizard. The median pay range is from $159,264 at the 25th percentile to $207,716 at the 75th percentile. Salarie... Read More »

What is a Ph.D psychiatrist?

Unlike psychologists, psychiatrists have doctor of medicine (M.D.) degrees instead of doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees. They treat patients suffering from mental health issues and addiction. Be... Read More »

What is the job description of a psychiatrist?

A psychiatrist provides mental health care. As a medical doctor, a psychiatrists assesses diagnosis and treats mental and emotional defects and illnesses. Through extensive counseling and the presc... Read More »