Physicians who diagnose, treat, and help prevent disorders of the mind.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Concern for Others * Dependability * Stress Tolerance * Attention to Detail * Self Control * Analytical Thinking * Cooperation * Adaptability/Flexibility * Achievement/Effort

Representative Tasks * Prescribe, direct, or administer psychotherapeutic treatments or medications to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders. * Gather and maintain patient information and records, including social or medical history obtained from patients, relatives, or other professionals. * Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.


Health Care & Social Assistance,

Job Family Healthcare Practitioners and Technical

Sample Job Titles Addiction Psychiatrist, Adult Psychiatrist, Behavioral Analyst, Behavioral Specialist, Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Child Psychiatrist, Clinical Director, Clinical Psychiatrist, Consulting Psychiatrist, Doctor, Forensic Psychiatrist, Geriatric Psychiatrist, Medical Director, Medical Doctor (MD), Neuropsychiatrist, Outpatient Psychiatrist, Pediatric Psychiatrist, Physicians and Surgeons, Prison Psychiatrist, Psychiatrist, Psychiatry Physician, Psychoanalyst, Staff Psychiatrist, Treatment Coordinator.