Looking for a psychiatrist in San Diego?
Scripps Affiliated Medical Groups offers a list of psychiatrists who are specially qualified to treat mental and emotional illness. Psychiatry is the medical field devoted to the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental, addictive, and emotional disorders. Psychiatrists are physicians, medically trained to understand the biological, psychological, and social components of mental health illnesses. Psychiatrists may complete additional training in order to subspecialize in: addiction psychiatry, brain injury medicine, child and adolescent psychiatry, clinical neurophysiology, forensic psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, hospice and palliative medicine, pain medicine, psychosomatic medicine, and sleep medicine.