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What is the difference between a psycologist and a phsyciatrist?

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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
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In brief: A psychiatrist is a

Medical doctor who went to medical school and then did additional training in psychiatry.
A psychologist went to graduate school and obtained a phd.

In brief: A psychiatrist is a

Medical doctor who went to medical school and then did additional training in psychiatry.
A psychologist went to graduate school and obtained a phd.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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