What is a psychiatrist's job?

Answer Psychiatrists are mental health doctors specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness. Psychiatrists use methods such as mental health assessments, counseling and medication managem... Read More »

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What Are the Different Types of Psychiatrists?

Psychiatrists have medical degrees with specialties involving thinking, mood, cognition and behavior. Psychiatrists see patients, do research, teach, prescribe medication and investigate crimes. Al... Read More »

What did psychiatrists used to be called?

In the late 18th century, Western societies began to address psychiatrists as "alienists" or "mad-doctors" since the duty of a psychiatrist was to put the insane individuals as "aliens" in madhouse... Read More »

What Schools Do Psychiatrists Have to Go To?

Psychiatrists are medical doctors who have received special additional training in mental health. To become a psychiatrist, it is therefore mandatory to first attend medical school and then complet... Read More »

Top Colleges of Psychiatrists?

The top psychiatry programs in the United States are located in universities with nationally recognized medical programs. One way to determine the top psychiatric medical programs is based on resea... Read More »