• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index


A psychiatrist is a medical physician that specializes in the prevention, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders. Psychiatrists use the biomedical approach, which emphasizes diagnosis and assessment as the initial phases of the doctor-patient relationship. ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles