M.D.(Psychiatry)- Stands for Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry. Typically, M.D.(Psychiatry) is a three year course, Psychology studies the human behavior. Subjects studied under this degree are Psychology, Biology, Learning Theories, Information Processing - Brain Models of Mind, Experimental Animal Research and Implications for Mental Disorders and Clinical Psychiatry.Psychiatry is a medical specialty dealing with the prevention, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of the mind and mental illness. Its primary goal is the relief of mental suffering associated with symptoms of disorder and improvement of mental well-being. This may be based in hospitals or in the community and patients may be voluntary or involuntary. Psychiatry adopts a medical approach but may take into account biological, psychological, and social/cultural perspectives. Treatment by medication in conjunction with various forms of psychotherapy may be undertaken and has proved most effective in successful treatment.
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