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Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience in 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

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in 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 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Barnhart
47 years experience in 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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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
30 years experience in Psychiatry
Emotion doc for kids: Child and adolescent psychiatrist is a physician who goes through another two year training after getting trained in general psychiatry. They treat ch ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Ziegler
29 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Use is widespread: Pharmacogenomic tests relevant to neuro-psychiatric medications have been clinically available to psychiatrists for more than a decade. They tend to b ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Type of training: Both psychiatrist and neuropsychiatrists (behavioral neurologists) both start with medical school. Psychiatrists focus on psychiatric disorders, most ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashley Bone
16 years experience in Psychiatry
Subspecialty: Neuropsychiatry is a subspecialty in psychiatry that focuses on illnesses that can often be classified as both neurologic and psychiatric. Therefore, ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Very rarely now: Sodium Pentothal is a short-acting barbiturate popularly known as "truth serum" -- and still used in anesthesia. For a time it was administered in so ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Training experience: Psychiatrists are physicians (md's or do's), and have graduated from 4 years' medical school and at least 4 years' residency in psychiatric medicine. ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Psychiatrist: Ask your GP for a referral to a reputable psychiatrist in your area. It's best not to try to find one out of the phone book.

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