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Psychiatrists are certified doctors who can prescribe medication, unlike psychologists. SlideBefore prescribing any medication, the psychiatrist evaluated her condition thoroughly.
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The term 'psychiatrist' should not be used to describe anyone giving advice without medical qualification. SlideBecause of his severe mood swings, he was advised to see a qualified psychiatrist.
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Psychiatrists usually treat more serious mental health conditions that may require medication. SlideHer bipolar disorder was managed by a psychiatrist with a combination of therapy and medication.