Psychiatrist - Career Queries

Psychiatrists are the professionals who are concerned with the mental health of human beings and provide the suitable cure and treatment in order to maintain the fitness of our mental health.

Psychiatrists are those specialised doctors who treat persons suffering from Mental illnesses or persons having  deviant thought processes. A typical day in the life of psychiatrist  consist of 1 Meetings with patients,who may be severly depressed,suicidal, schizophrenic  or paranoid. Most of the time they are intelligent people.. 2 Due to increased stress and strains in life, more and more people are referring to them for treatment..People from all age group refer to them. 3 Psychiatrists may  specialize their work in drug deaddiction,child psychiatry etc.  4 As

Hello Dear, Thank you for reaching [CareerGuide.com][1] This is my personal view. The scope of [Psychiatry][2] is all over the countries, The only thing that may differ is earning more in different countries. Below are my Inputs  [Job Opportunities for Psychiatrist in India][3] are immense. Psychiatrist can seek employment in regular hospital as as in mental hospitals.Many of them work in Rehabilitation centres to rehabiliate drug addicts, dipsomaniacs, juvenile, delinquents and others with other occupational therapists and Social workers.can be appointed in Private hospitals,

Hi,Psychiatrist are Doctors who pursue Psychiatry as their specialization. It is important to remember that to become a [Psychiatrist][1] one needs to pursue 12th from  Science Stream with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as their compulsory subjects.After successfully completing their they will have to [undertake the Medical Exam][2] and clear it and secure a seat to do MBBS.After doing their MBBS the student will have to do an [MD with a specialization in Psychiatry][3].Remember that a Psychiatrist is a specialized Doctor who deals with people suffering from Psychological Disorders.His ma

Dear Aspirant, Thanks for writing to us! Two of our colleagues have answered your query well. Let me add my perspective that may be helpful for you. As explained by one of my colleague, biodata, resume and CV are different. You may want to prepare CV rather than resume. Biodata is used specifically for matrimonial purpose or for giving brief professional information to seminar, publisher, or professional associations. In other word, biodata is professional profile. Resume is a brief description of your professional history. Usually used by professionals for sharing with other professional

An aspirant has to undergo a post graduate degree or diploma in psychiatry to become a psychiatrist after completion of MBBS The MD course is of three years duration whereas the duration of Diploma course is two years. Apart from degree and diploma one can also join the DNB course organized by the National Board of Examination which is equivalent to an MD. The admission to the post graduate course is based on Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination conducted at all India level. Several medical institutes are offering a post graduate courses in psychiatry. However the top institutes offering

There are a number of skills that a psychiatrist needs to have. Below is the list of those skills that would be of great help for them in this profession:1. The psychiatrists are physicians who work in the field of psychiatry. Thus they really need to be good at understanding the various concepts of psychiatry so that they can be effective in this profession. This is the core part of their work and they should be able to do it with great conviction. 2. The psychiatrists need to have the clear understanding about the various medicines and the medical procedures that could help in the treat

  Here are some institutes for Air Hostess training in Kolkata: Frankfinn Institute of Air Hostess Training Kolkata This training institute is located in Camac Street, Kolkata. This is one of the best training institutes from all over India.  This was established in the year 1993, this also considered in the world as the one of the best.  This is a private institute. With its unique curriculum, pedagogy and innovative programs, they have achieved great results. For Air Hostess training, their programme is appreciable. They also charge only a nominal fee for their courses. T

1 answer Surabhi Dewra in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category

Introduction SAT, though its name has been changed several times, was originally called Scholastic Aptitude Test and now it's only known as SAT.  Around 1.5 million students take SAT exam each year. It’s run by the College Board, a non-profit that also administers the PSAT and the AP (Advanced Placement) program. The College Board allows candidates from all over the world to sit for SAT.  First started in 1926 this is one of the two standardized tests of US. The other test is ACT which was introduced in 1959. In 1940 when the Dean of Harvard University started accepti

1 answer Lambodar Rout in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category

1 answer Soumita Sen in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category

Dear Aspirant, Firstly hope you are clear about the difference between Psychologist and Psychiatrist? If yes, then its good. Both are related to the mental health. Psychologist is a consulting science and Psychiatry is a medical science. Both have tremendous scope. If you belong to the Science stream and you have PCB in your 12th, you can go for Psychiatry courses. To become a Psychologist, you need not have Science background. Since Psychiatry is a medical science field, Psychiatrists are required in hospitals (mental hospitals), Trauma Centres, Schools. You have your own private practic

2 answers Dr. Anand Wadadekar, PhD in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category
0 answer in Psychiatrist category

Dear Aspirant, Thanks for writing to www.CareerGuide.com! No. You do not require to have biology as a subject to become a psychologist. After 12th, you can pursue either BSc or BA, then MSc or MA, and PhD. To become a clinical psychologist, you can do MPhil in clinical psychology. However, biology helps you study clinical psychology better. There is one subject in masters course, psycho-biology or biological basis of bahavior. If you are looking forward to bece psychiatrist, you need biology and complete MBBS. After MBBS, you can opt for MD in psychiatry to become psychiatrist. Hope this i

4 answers Vivek Negi in Psychiatrist category

Dear Aspirant, Thanks for writing to us! Two of our colleagues have answered your query well. Let me add my perspective that may be helpful for you. As explained by one of my colleague, biodata, resume and CV are different. You may want to prepare CV rather than resume. Biodata is used specifically for matrimonial purpose or for giving brief professional information to seminar, publisher, or professional associations. In other word, biodata is professional profile. Resume is a brief description of your professional history. Usually used by professionals for sharing with other professional

3 answers Vivek Negi in Psychiatrist category

Hi There, Firstly, please note that Psychiatrists are mental health professionals, who are basically Medical Graduates, and hence are allowed to administer medications to their client. At the same time, as a Psychiatrists one is permitted to individually function on their own by setting up their own clinic. But since India is still a little skeptical when it comes to discussing Mental health issues, that they would not mind visiting nursing homes or polyclinics or hospitals, since everything or rather all services are available under one roof, so no one would know about their visit to a Psy

2 answers Meghna Mukherjee in Psychiatrist category

To become a psychiatrist , after completing the MBBS degree  one can go for a post graduate degree (MD) or diploma in psychiatry.The MD course is of three years duration while the duration of diploma course is two years. Apart from these courses one can also join the DNB course organized by the National Board of Examination which is equivalent to an MD. Entry into post graduate courses is on the basis of all India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination. Apart from educational qualification , a good psychiatrist must be emotionally stable and have an excellent ability to listen. S/he

1 answer Preeti Taneja in Psychiatrist category