Career Questions tagged Psychiatry

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Nicol C. Feb 18 103 views

Can I take pre-req courses for psychiatry in community college, after I graduated with a psychology degree?

I will be graduating this year in June with a concentration in Psychology. However, I will be taking a gap year and build my resume. I would like to go to medical school to study psychiatry but I am well aware that I have not taken any science/math courses expect Pre-Cal and Stats. #psychiatry...

#healthcare

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Paiton W. Oct 29, 2020 51 views
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Samyukta S. Jun 27, 2020 2642 views

What's the exact difference between a Psychologist, a Psychiatrist and a Neurologist?

I know the gist of the differences between a Psychiatrist and a Psychologist...but it would really help to know the exact differences {including average salary differences} between these three branches. #psychiatry #psychology #counseling #neuroscience #medical #doctor...

#medicine

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Charlotte Y. May 31, 2020 179 views

What does a psychologist do?

I going to be a junior in high school next year, and i a m planning on going into the medical field. I am interested in psychology, however I do not know too much about what exactly they do on a day to day basis, patients they deal with, etc. #psychology #medicine #medical #medicine #doctor...

#psychiatry

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Nicholas F. May 08, 2020 201 views

Should I get a premed degree to do psychiatry?

I am one year away from completing my bachelor's degree in psychology. I originally wanted to do child psychology for a place like Kaiser. However, lately I've been thinking about doing child psychiatry instead. I've been doing some research and see that instead of applying for a master's...

#psychiatry #college #doctor #psychology #medicine #medschool #premed

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Thomas L. Feb 28, 2020 226 views

Psychiatrists out there, do you carry any baggage from your clients? if so how do you cope with it?

Hi! I'm Thomas, I'm interested in psychiatry and human psychology, and I would like to know more about how people in the psychology professions think about their work. #psychology #psychiatry #clinical-psychology...

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Melissa P. Nov 14, 2019 143 views

Are there any online certifications I can get while I peruse my bachelors?

I'm a junior pursuing a Bachelors in Psychology and would like to make myself more appealing to employers. Are there any online certificiations I can get while I finish pursuing my degree. I would like to already be working in a psychology related field when pursuing my Masters. #psychology...

#psychiatry #career

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Kira D. Nov 14, 2019 211 views

What are some careers involving psychology?

I am interested in the human mind and how that works. I’m interested in something that involves a 4 year degree and will give me a good paying and interesting job. #psychology #career #clinical-psychology #psychiatry...

#career-path

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Alexandra C. Sep 16, 2019 194 views

Is it possible to complete a psychology PhD under a faculty member in a different department?

I'm looking into psychology graduate programs, particularly looking for researchers who study sexuality/relationships. People in this area vary in their actual department - for example, some are in sociology, communications, medicine, social work, etc. which vary pretty drastically from psych...

#psychiatry #communications #sociology #admissions #psychology #applications #grad-school #social-work #graduate-school #phd #college #medicine #research

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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 149 views

Which seasons are the toughest being a psychiatrist?

I am a senior student at Brennan high school and am interested in being a psychiatrist. #premed #psychology #psychiatry...

#counseling

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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 121 views
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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 145 views

what is the difference between a psychiatrist and a physiologist?

I am a senior student at Brennan high school and am interested in being a psychiatrist, or physiologist. I honestly don’t know the difference between the two. #psychology #psychiatry...

#child-psychology