However they did not complete medical school and so they don’t practice medicine.
Psychiatrists have medical degrees and that’s why they can diagnose and prescribe medications to their patients.
I used to think that it’s common for depressed people to refuse help so I should just try harder. I envy the people who enjoy food because I can never find such pleasure in eating. I don’t often feel sad or down, I just feel empty and unmotivated, and if I ever feel motivated to do something, it fades […]Q: I am going through a hard breakup.
I just wanted to know if there’s anyone out there who can help me out with tips or suggestions about moving on.
Psychologists are trained to listen and they do it actively and passively, so while you might just be rattling off the things that happened during the day your partner might be listening for areas where they can help.
On the flip side, it’s important to be there for your psychologist partner as well.
When my parents divorced, I was 15 and I left with my dad.Q: Is it normal to still be painfully shy at almost 40? At work many of my colleagues have very little to do with me, and I tend to keep to myself a lot, as I get really nervous when I’m around too many […]Q: I lost my job a few months ago and since then I’ve been unable to find the motivation to do, well, anything.I realized today that maybe what I thought was a pattern of behavior at work actually applies to my whole life.Part of being a psychologist is helping people work through challenges in their lives.When it comes to their own partners they are just as patient and understanding.