Psychiatry vs. Psychologist

Psychiatry vs. Psychologist

by Crystal (SU)
Everyone needs someone to talk to every now and then. Whether its anxiety, social issues, or concerns about mental health, many want to explore treatment by seeking out a mental health professional, usually a psychiatrist or a psychologist. Aren’t they the same? While both psychiatrists and psychologists are experts in treating mental health and therapeutic concerns, they differ in education, training and focus in their practice. Still not sure which would be best for you or a loved one? Here’s a guide to help you understand each one a little bit better.