Job Description

A Psychiatrist is a medical doctor who specializes in the treatment of mental disorders. A Psychiatrist may also perform physical exams and order diagnostic tests in addition to practicing psychotherapy.


In order to become a Psychiatrist, four years of medical school and four years of residency are required. Additionally, a Bachelor's degree, a Medical degree or a Doctor of Osteopathic degree, and a state board exam are also required to become a professional Psychiatrist.

Needed For Position:

A Psychiatrist who is confident, optimistic, has good communication skills, easy to trust, and open to people and patients.

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