Psychologist, Child-18 (PhD, PsyD)

Description: Clinical or counseling psychologists work directly with patients, interviewing, taking histories, administering diagnostic tests and observing the patients' behaviors in order to help them with their problems. Therapy may be conducted in groups or individually. Clinical psychologists may collaborate with physicians and other health team members to develop treatment programs but are not licensed to prescribe medication. (AIRS YO-5000.6500)