Psychiatrist Resume Template


The ability to understand and even diagnose the workings of the mind is what the psychologist is good at but it takes a psychologist to treat mental dysfunctions and disorders.  A psychiatrist is a medical doctor who specializes in the use of drugs and behaviour modification techniques called psychotherapy to treat mental illnesses.

Apart from mental institutions and hospitals, psychiatrists can also be found in private practice and government health care agencies.

Psychiatrist Resume Template

Dr. Alfred B. Gardner, PhD

Halls Bayou, Houston, Texas

Phone: 281-545-0876

gardner40@ycmail.com

Objective

A lead or management position as resident psychiatrist in the psychiatric department of a large city hospital

Summary of Qualification

  • A total of 16 years as a practicing physician with the last years specializing as a psychiatric doctor.
  • Expertise in dealing with mental patients and gaining their cooperation in any test or treatment.

Career Experience/Job History

2005 – Present:  Assistant Psychiatrist, North Texas State Hospital

  • Perform regular psychiatric evaluation of patients to determine their mental progress and possible discharge from the hospital.
  • Conduct psychotherapy on patients diagnosed with mental disorders by private psychiatrists and clinics.
  • Maintain progress updates on patients of the hospital  under psychiatric care and treatment.

1995 – 2005:  Resident Psychiatrist, Austin Texas Mental Hospital

  • Perform psychiatric evaluation of patients referred to by doctors in private practice or other hospitals.
  • Prescribed psychiatric medication as required.
  • Assist the head psychiatrist in administering the department’s psychiatric staff.

Education

1998 – 2000:  Ph. D. in Psychiatry and fellowship, University Hospital, Lewisham

1991 – 1994:  Internship : University Hospital, Lewisham

1988 – 1991:  Medical Doctor Degree, St. John’s College, Oxford

1984 – 1988:  Bachelor of Science, Psychology, Boston University

Professional reference will be furnished upon request.

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