U.S. Department of Health and Human Services



Choosing a Psychiatrist

This document answers questions about mental illness and psychiatrists, medical physicians who specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental illnesses, substance abuse and addiction.

Review Date: February 13, 2013

American Psychiatric Association

Experts Interviews (Videos) - American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Find videos on a variety of mental health topics, including: anxiety disorders and medication, divorce and children, autism, bipolar disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, tics and Tourette's Disorder, substance abuse, and more.

Review Date: April 18, 2014

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

For Kids: Going to a Psychologist, Psychiatrist, or Therapist

Therapists can talk with kids and help them figure out what is causing problems at school or at home. This document discusses why a kid would see a therapist and what happens during a therapy visit.

Review Date: October 31, 2012

The Nemours Foundation