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What is one that specializes in adolescent psychiatry?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
9 doctors agree

In brief: Adolesc. Psych.

Board-certified child/adolescent psychiatrist.

In brief: Adolesc. Psych.

Board-certified child/adolescent psychiatrist.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Robert Dahmes
After completing 2 years of a general psychiatry residency (following graduation from medical school), a physician can attend 2 more years in child and adolescent psychiatry. This creates board-eligibility and allows the physician to take the child/adolescent boards.
6 doctors agree

In brief: See below

A Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

In brief: See below

A Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Dr. Marthalee Walden
Dr. Marthalee Walden
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Dr. Matthew Keener
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Caring professional

An adolescent psychiatrist is a caring professional who is board certified in both the treatment of adults as well as the psychiatric treatment of children and adolescents.
Children and adolescents have specific developmental needs, medication sensitivities, and thought patterns than adults, and therefore require treatment from a doctor with special training in meeting their needs.

In brief: Caring professional

An adolescent psychiatrist is a caring professional who is board certified in both the treatment of adults as well as the psychiatric treatment of children and adolescents.
Children and adolescents have specific developmental needs, medication sensitivities, and thought patterns than adults, and therefore require treatment from a doctor with special training in meeting their needs.
Dr. Matthew Keener
Dr. Matthew Keener
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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Usually

a psychiatrist who has an additional credentiial in adolescent psychiatry.

In brief: Usually

a psychiatrist who has an additional credentiial in adolescent psychiatry.
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Ads. psych.

Board-certified child/ adolescent psychiatrist with added qualification in adolescent medicine.

In brief: Ads. psych.

Board-certified child/ adolescent psychiatrist with added qualification in adolescent medicine.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Kevin Passer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Child psychiatrist

A board certified child & adolescent psychiatrist.

In brief: Child psychiatrist

A board certified child & adolescent psychiatrist.
Dr. Kevin Passer
Dr. Kevin Passer
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Psychiatrists

Specializing in the care of adolescents are child and adolescent psychiatrists.

In brief: Psychiatrists

Specializing in the care of adolescents are child and adolescent psychiatrists.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Brian Wise
ADHD & Autism
2 doctors agree

In brief: Training/Expertise

Someone who specializes in adolescent psychiatry is a physician that dedicates a significant part of their practice or feels they have a specific expertise in treating adolescents with psychiatric issues.

In brief: Training/Expertise

Someone who specializes in adolescent psychiatry is a physician that dedicates a significant part of their practice or feels they have a specific expertise in treating adolescents with psychiatric issues.
Dr. Brian Wise
Dr. Brian Wise
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Dr. Patricia Foster
This "definition of a child psychiatrist" may be helpful: http://www.aacap.org/App_Themes/AACAP/docs/facts_for_families/00_the_child_and_adolescent_psychiatrist.pdf
2 doctors agree

In brief: Child and adolescent

Child and adolescent psychiatry is the sub-specialty that specializes in these are group.
General psychiatrist also can see them but it all depends on the physician comfort level.

In brief: Child and adolescent

Child and adolescent psychiatry is the sub-specialty that specializes in these are group.
General psychiatrist also can see them but it all depends on the physician comfort level.
Dr. Antonio Garcia Merino
Dr. Antonio Garcia Merino
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In brief: Focus Adolescents

This is a doctor who evaluates, and treats adolescents.
This doctor evaluates the emotional, behavioral and thought process of adolescents. He provides treatment for adolescents using behavioral and cognitive therapy and sometimes has been trained to provide other treatments such as biofeedback, hynosis, etc. He also is trained and experienced to use medications when indicated.

In brief: Focus Adolescents

This is a doctor who evaluates, and treats adolescents.
This doctor evaluates the emotional, behavioral and thought process of adolescents. He provides treatment for adolescents using behavioral and cognitive therapy and sometimes has been trained to provide other treatments such as biofeedback, hynosis, etc. He also is trained and experienced to use medications when indicated.
Dr. Humberto Quintana
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