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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
35 years experience in 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

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in 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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Nasky
15 years experience in 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 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience in 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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience in Pediatrics
Medical Society: You may want to call your county´s medical society for a list of board certified child and adolescent psychiatrists. Another source is your pediatri ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience in Pediatrics
Child Psych?: I am not sure what you are asking, but if you need to find a child psychiatrist, maybe start with asking your pediatrician or family doc.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Training?: Is your question about the credentials of an adolescent medicine fellow? These are graduate doctors who have completed pediatric or internal medicine ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chester Berschling
49 years experience in Psychiatry
Schizophrenia: Bleuler, in his classic text on schizophrenia, spoke about the "group" of schizophrenias. It is a diverse disease and there is no one specific sympto ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Cheap vs Effective: Suggest that if you wish to solve a problem, start with the individual who knows more about the subject without regard to the initial cost differentia ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Vogel
29 years experience in Ophthalmology
University: Seek out a university specialist. Could be difficult due to their medical system to get an appointment. Good luck!
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Kundler
Specializes in Psychiatry
Hi Pat: An asylum is an old term for a psychiatric hospital and isnt used anymore. A mental hospital is just a generic term for a free- standing psychiatric h ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
Contact Univ hosp: McLean Hospital a Harvard Medical School Affiliate is a good start. They may know of other programs in your city.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Med. school: Being one, I attended medical school, then residency training program, then fellowship to specialize in Psychiatry.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Missid Ghanem
24 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Define inappropriate: More info is needed to make recommendation about how to handle situation. Some such behaviors are plain wrong & are reportable, others just speak of p ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Ptromania: Sure, especially as impulse control disorder.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
How about patchwork: Quilt approach? Cbt is often practiced by any of the above providers. Cognitive behavioral therapy can yield excellent results. Psychiatrist can be i ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Try use web search: This is one of the sites that gives you some links to psychiatric facilities by state. I'm sure there are many more. Please google. http://www.theaga ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Yes: All of the phenomena you list can be found in the DSM 5, published by the American Psychiatric Association as recognized diagnoses.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
38 years experience in Psychiatry
Disciplines: A psychiatrist is first an md who learns about all of medicine and can diagnose medical conditions vs psychiatric and prescribe medicines. Psychologi ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kassoff
36 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Your question needs : What exactly is your question?
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
31 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Online cognitive: Gosh, never heard of such a combination? Cognitive test makes sense, but be wary of online tests. In most states psychological testing must be done ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
17 years experience in Psychiatry
All roads lead2rome: Which one to see? Or which one to become? See the one you like the best, feel most comfortable with & feel has ur best interests in mind at all ti ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience in Clinical Psychology
No, it's a mood: It's a bit of a trick question. In dictionaries you can find a definition like "the state of being depressed." everyone feels depressed now and then- ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Adler
48 years experience in Psychiatry
Training : A psychiatrist is a physician who can also prescribe medication in addition to doing therapy. A psychologist has phd level of training and can do ps ... Read More

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