A medical practitioner specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
- Belmarsh also had a team of mental health specialists including three psychiatrists and three psychiatric nurses.
- Your doctor may refer you to a psychiatrist or a community psychiatric nurse.
- Within the core Medicare system, most serious mental disorders are treated by psychiatrists.
psychoanalyst, psychologist, psychopathologist, psychotherapist, therapist, counsellor;
mind doctor, head doctor;
North American alienist
informal shrink, headshrinker, trick cyclist
men in white coats
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