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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Barnhart
48 years experience Psychiatry
APN: I think you're talking about an advanced nurse practitioner, rns with extra training, in most states supervised by psychiatrists. Apn's can diagnose a ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Psych.: Your guardian has authority, and you cannot sign out before age 18 , or if court ordered to stay.
Dr. Kevin Passer
35 years experience Child Psychiatry
Depends: It depends on the state and the laws in that state. It also depends on the teen's age and whether he or she is emancipated. In general, a teen is in t ... Read More
Dr. Bassam Amawi
49 years experience Psychiatry
No: If the patient under age he can't check out without parental agreement. If a patient is at risk of harming himself or other any one can commit him.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
36 years experience Psychiatry
Psychiatry: To become a psychiatrist, you need to obtain a medical degree as MD or DO, train in a psychiatric training residency program, and eventually pursue a ... Read More
Dr. Humberto Quintana
44 years experience Psychiatry
HS, College: Typically need the following: 1-Complete HS with obtain a GED/Diploma 2. Attend College 3. Take the MCAT exam & get the best scores you can. 4 ... Read More
Dr. Cyma Khalily
35 years experience Psychiatry
COLLEGE THEN MEDICAL: Have to go to college and take core classes like math, biology, chemistry, physics. You do not have to be a pre med undergrad. Then take MCAT test and ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
"Working" diagnosis: Maybe a "working" diagnosis could come out of an abbreviated session like that -- but this would not allow a complete study of past, social, family, o ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Nasky
16 years experience Psychiatry
Public Health Agency: In canada the planning and delivery of mental health services is an area in which the provincial and territorial governments have primary jurisdiction ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Normal: Talking to a psychiatrist can be anxiety-provoking, but remind yourself that s/he is there to help you. Doctors are held to a high standard of confide ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I will probably be: On for the next hour or so. Go ahead ; write a specific question that can most likely be answered in 400 characters or less. That is pretty much the ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
26 years experience Psychiatry
Neuropsych more bio: Psychiatry focuses on more of the social and psychological aspects of mental illness with some emphasis on biological or physical causes. Neuropsychia ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
Similar: Psychology is the study of behavior. Clinical psychology is the diagnosis and treatment or mental disorders. Psychiatry is the diagnosis and treatme ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Barnhart
48 years experience Psychiatry
Nope: There's no evidence that psychotropic drugs have any positive or negative effects on ageing. What one does have to look out for however, is the potent ... Read More
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