duties and responsibilities:
Psychiatrists are physicians who specialize in the problems of mental illness.Their duties include:
Designing treatment programs.
Conducting psychotherapy sessions.
Prescribing potent mental illness drugs.
Supervising electrotherapy treatments.
Leading a team of mental health care providers.
$ 90,000- 200,000
In addition to completing the requirements for a degree in allopathic or osteopathic medicine, psychiatrists must complete an intensive three year residency in psychiatry.
Reflection: I would LOVE to do this and treat people with mental illnesses.