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noun as in person who treats mental

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Instead of philosophers and theologians, we now look to psychologists and psychiatrists to provide us with the keys to happiness or, if not that, at least relieve us of our pain.

She is a former psychiatrist with training in political psychology.

This study and others suggest that when taken in the right setting—with the supervision and guidance of a therapist, psychiatrist, or some other mental health counselor—psilocybin can increase the effectiveness of typical therapy.

In a district document obtained by Huntsberry, district officials also admitted some students will have in-person access to psychiatrists and speech pathologists while others will not.

“Anything that gets people who are suffering from depression active physically and socially is a good thing,” Catherine Forneris, a psychiatrist at the University of North Carolina, says of the research team’s findings.

In Psycho a psychiatrist (the young Simon Oakland) tells us in clinical terms what we've seen.

A psychiatrist who attended one such conference blamed television for the complacency.

A defense psychiatrist concluded that Reyes was not capable of telling the truth.

He liked to quote a psychiatrist who described MDMA as “penicillin for the soul.”

“A month before I was arrested, my [high school] counselor took me to see a psychiatrist,” she reported.

Where the portly figure of the eminent psychiatrist had stood was now nothing, not even a half man.

The exceptionally acute psychiatrist Meynert shows how physiognomics depends on irradiation and parallel images.

The psychiatrist asked tranquilly, "You can't guess what choice it is that you must make, or its alternative?"

He glanced at his strap watch, and the time made him stand up before the little psychiatrist could speak again.

Alcorn, mulling over the cryptic half-knowledge gained from the clippings, wondered what the little psychiatrist might make of it.


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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to psychiatrist, such as: clinician, doctor, psychoanalyst, psychologist, psychotherapist, and therapist.

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