Difference between revisions of "Psychiatry"

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'''Psychiatry''' is the branch of [[medicine]] with the goal of studying, preventing, and treating [[mental disorder]]s in [[human]]s.
 
'''Psychiatry''' is the branch of [[medicine]] with the goal of studying, preventing, and treating [[mental disorder]]s in [[human]]s.
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Psychiatric medication is a licenced psychoactive [[drug]]. Psychiatric history is the record of interviews with a patient.
  
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==
  
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*[[Bipolar disorder]]
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*[[Schizophrenia]]
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*[[Essay: Evolution of Psychiatric Medicine]]
 
*[[Psychology]]
 
*[[Psychology]]
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== External links ==
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*[http://www.behavenet.com/capsules/disorders/dsm4classification.htm APA Diagnostic Classification]
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*[http://www.psych.org/ American Psychiatric Association]
  
 
[[Category:Psychiatry]]
 
[[Category:Psychiatry]]
 
[[Category:Mental health]]
 
[[Category:Mental health]]

Revision as of 14:51, 2 April 2013

Psychiatry is the branch of medicine with the goal of studying, preventing, and treating mental disorders in humans.

Psychiatric medication is a licenced psychoactive drug. Psychiatric history is the record of interviews with a patient.

See also

External links