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psychiatrist

[sə′kī·ə·trəst]
(medicine)
A person who specializes in psychiatry; a licensed physician trained in psychiatry.
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Massachusetts, a heavily urbanized state, has 18 psychiatrists per 100,000 people, while Idaho, a rural state, has only 5 per 100,000.
Here are a few of the "extras" that just might put you at the top of the PREFERRED REFERRAL LIST of your local psychiatrist.
The requesting agency shall review the qualifications, background, experience and references of all potential psychiatrists submitted by the applicant prior to any specific offer of temporary appointment.
These presentations are designed to support psychiatrists as they assume a more prominent role in helping individuals address concurrent medical issues," said James Schuster, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer of Community Care.
Are we equipping the new psychiatrists we are training in South Africa with this expertise?
The psychologists and the social workers were trained in psychotherapy and could perform it as well as, or in some cases even better than, the psychiatrist could.
The mental health services in Kuwaiti Hospital has been hit for months after the head of the psychiatric department resigned and another psychiatrist went on long leave for higher studies.
The psychiatrist told the newspaper in August that the South Eastern Sydney and Illawarra Area Health Service (SESIAHS) was struggling to recruit and retain staff.
In 2005, private insurers began to pay more reimbursement for psychiatric services provided by primary care physicians than by psychiatrists.
When I couldn't stop crying at the office, I finally went to a psychiatrist, who prescribed medication.
Interview Results Results from the semi-structured interview questions found that all but one of the psychiatrists noted the importance of the portfolio experience in helping them to better reflect on and critically analyze their performance.
She was treated by psychiatrists for 14 months, notes an MIT statement.