A psychiatrist is a mental health professional who has a medical degree and has also specialized in psychiatry during internships and/or residencies after medical school. The psychiatrist therefore has received intensive training in the biological origins of psychological disorders, is qualified to explore the sources of disorders in her patients, to determine and present a diagnosis, based on examination of the patient and the patient’s manifestation of symptoms, and to prescribe indicated medications.

Have questions?

Reach out to us