Devam Shah

What are personal & professional skills required to be a Psychiatrist?

Tell me all about it

by Devam Shah
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: What are personal & professional skills required to be a Psychiatrist?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
Verified Career Expert
Head Guidance & Counselling at Confidential
  • Chandigarh
Psychiatrists are qualified doctors who diagnose and treat illness and problems related to the mind with the help of medication and psychoanalytical techniques. They talk with patients to understand the nature, root cause and severity of the problem. They review and organize data concerning the patient's family, medical history, onset of symptoms and examine the patient to determine the general physical condition through recommending diagnostic tests. They work in collaboration with psychologists, occupational therapists and social workers to carry out and ensure the effectiveness of treatment planned. A good psychiatrist must have keen interest in studying and understanding the various dynamics of human behavior. He should have immense patience and perseverance. He must be empathetic and have objective approach for understanding the problem of patient.He must be a good listener and have keen observation. He must be emotionally stable. Those interested to carry out research must have long concentration span and a strong aptitude for research.

In order to post replies to the question: "What are personal & professional skills required to be a Psychiatrist?"

Post Reply


How to become life coach

There is no specific requirement to become a life coach. You just have a positive approach to see life. In order to become a effective life coach, sim .. read more

Procedure to apply for IAS entrance exam? Date to apply and the requirements for the same?

Hello Lokesh, First upon to correct you, it’s not any sort of entrance exam but basically a competitive exam where at each stage some candidates .. read more

Procedure to apply for IAS exam?

Hello Aspirant, It’s a simple procedure which requires you to go to the official website of the UPSC, i.e. or www.upsconline.nic .. read more

Procedure to be an IAS or IPS Officer being Air Force employee?

Hi Mahesh, you are an Air Force employee and you are aspiring to be an IAS office, aren’t you? Then it depends on how much time you will get for .. read more
Most Popular

Sir main Pmt ke liye preparation kar raha mujhe last revesion kaise karna chahiye?

<a href=; DU LLB 2017</a> <a href=> Punjab BA LLB Exam 2017</a> <a href=http://www.e .. read more

What are the main work and responsibilities of a Human Resource Manager?

Human Resource Manager is responsible  for looking after the entire spectrum of HR activities including manpower planning, recruitment , training .. read more

I am a commerce graduate and confused between various options like cfa, mba, and job. What should I choose?

M.Com should be on last priority. The best option would be to continue with EY, and prepare for CAT simultaneously. The work ex will help you in getti .. read more

What to do after professional ?? confused betwen mba .. nd civil services

Hi, Suprit The following link gives you details of the syllabus for the Civil Services exam. . You will know how to go about preparing for the same ye .. read more