Career Questions tagged Psychiatry

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Samyukta S. Jun 27 135 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 95 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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Christopher K. May 15 79 views
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Nicholas F. May 08 118 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 #psychology #doctor #medschool #premed #medicine #college

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Thomas L. Feb 28 132 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...

#career

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Betty G. Nov 20, 2019 93 views
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Melissa P. Nov 14, 2019 87 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 144 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 128 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...

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

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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 91 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 91 views
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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 89 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

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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 87 views

What is the average salary for a psychiatrist?

I am a senior student at Brennan high school and am interested in being a psychiatrist. When looking up the average salary i often find many different answers and was wondering if there was one set salary. #psychology #psychiatry...

#salary

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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 141 views

What is the difference between a mental health counselor and a psychiatrist?

I am a senior student at Brennan high school and am interested in being a psychiatrist. I often get confused between the two careers and was wondering what major differences they have from each other. #psychology #psychiatry #counseling...

#premed

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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 79 views

What is the your least favorite part of being a psychiatrist?

I am a senior student at Brennan high school and am interested in being a psychiatrist. I know there is joy in helping people, but what are the downsides of this job? #psychology #psychiatry...

#counseling

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payton J. Sep 06, 2019 137 views

What is a day on the job being a psychiatrist?

I am a senior student at Brenna High School who is interested in being a psychiatrist. I often wonder what it is like and what the job entails. #psychiatry...

#human-resources

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Gabrielle G. Aug 27, 2019 102 views

Im in the 10th grade and iam just beginning to explore my future careers . What steps did you take to become a psychiatrist ?

At school im interested in psychology and helping people through emotional problems because ive been in a position where i felt alone going through a rough patch and i wanna be a person to help and give advice . #psychology #career #psychiatry #doctor...

#career-counseling

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Alexandra C. Aug 15, 2019 162 views

How to handle having depression in a research career?

I'm looking to become a psychology researcher. I understand that research careers can be fairly stressful. However, I've also suffered from depression for a decade and expect I will still be dealing with it when I attain my career. How can I go about handling my illness while also successfully...

#clinical-psychology #mental-health #science #research #psychiatry #mental-illness #psychology #stress #brain-sciences #passion #depression #phd #highered