When do you need a psychiatric evaluation?

A psychiatric evaluation is used to diagnose a mental condition. It is the first step to having better mental health. Psychiatrists make recommendations for treatment according to the results of a comprehensive evaluation. A comprehensive evaluation can reveal mental, emotional, behavioral, and developmental disorders. Often, a primary care provider refers a patient experiencing psychiatric issues […]

Understanding Psychiatric Evaluations

Psychiatric evaluations have a negative stigma and a lot of misunderstanding around them because of incorrect or dramatized media portrayals and the lack of correct knowledge on mental health issues in the United States. Psychiatric evaluations are assumed for those with dangerous mental health conditions. However, nothing could be farther from the truth. Psychiatric evaluations […]