Medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, study, and treatment of mental disorders, including Schizophrenia, Eating Disorders (Over eating and under eating), Sexual Disorders and Sexual Dysfunctions, Sleep Disorders, OCD, Bipolar disorder.
Focuses on children’s development, emotions and behavior, such as Developmental delays, Disobedience / temper tantrums, Addiction to TV/ Internet, Learning Disability, Fear of exams, Childhood Depression, Anxiety Disorder.
Provides mental health services to individuals with high needs. Psychiatric Social Workers may perform psychotherapy and even diagnose mental illness. They help patients to transition from hospital to a residential care center or a day program.
Deals with civil and criminal issues related to addiction and psychiatric problems. It includes providing psychiatric report for evidence in civil / criminal matters. Report addresses a patient’s psychiatric state and answer any specific questions asked.