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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
35 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
43 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

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 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
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I agree with Dr. : Pappas. There is more room for inaccuracy if there is only 15 minutes allotted for an evaluation. For instance, it may be easy to determine that a p ... Read More
Dr. Aaron Ament
57 years experience Psychiatry
POSSIBLE: Most things under the sun are possible. Maybe i could get a grasp of a problem in 15 minutes - or maybe not. I could act in an emergency given 15 min ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Nasky
15 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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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Canadian Psych.: Basically philosophy is same as far as mission & goals. The canadian classification of mental illnesses follows the world health organization classifi ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 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
24 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
25 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
21 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
47 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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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
30 years experience 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 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Ziegler
29 years experience 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

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