Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Social Worker: Difference?
FEBRUARY 12, 2023
What’s the difference between a psychologist, psychiatrist and a social worker? A psychologist tends to focus on individual functioning; how a person processes information, copes on an individual basis, deals with issues in their life from a personal perspective. Counseling may be directed to facilitating that individual’s coping skills or understanding of their situation on a deeper level.