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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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ISLAMABAD -- Senator retired Col Syed Tahir Hussain Mashhadi of MQM criticised unavailability of a child psychiatrist in the capital hospitals on a calling attention notice.
In the considerable fallout that followed Fact's provocative cover story, the APA formally stated that is is unethical for psychiatrists to give a professional opinion about public figures they have not examined in person and from whom they have not obtained consent to discuss their mental health in public.
In addition, if psychiatry is only biological, how many potentially great psychiatrists will be driven into other specialties?
According to their statistics, for every 100,000 people who live in Wales there are just six psychiatrists offering specialist care to those with the most complex and serious mental ill-health.
To identify and classify psychiatrists on the basis of their similar characteristics, cluster analysis was used to minimise within-group variance and maximise between-group variance.
There are many psychiatrists who make mistakes, but at the end of the day they are human beings, and at the very least they have more knowledge and are training than other kinds of specialists.
Relationship between demographic characteristics of the patient group and their opinions regarding the appearance of psychiatrists
How many psychiatrists in your market can send you at least one referral a month if you treat them right?
Rx Train more psychiatric nurse practitioners because it is going to be impossible to provide a sufficient number of psychiatrists for at least the next decade even if all the actions I've listed are implemented.
If psychiatrists in South Africa do want to be part of the solution rather than part of the problem, there are two critical questions that need to be addressed:
The types of questions that are most often encountered by psychiatrists.