Q: Many people are curious what the difference is between a Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Therapist, Counselor or Social Worker?
A: A Psychiatrist is the only Behavioral Professional who can write prescriptions for different diagnosis.
A Psychologist can offer Therapy and Psychological Testing.
A Therapist or Counselor can offer counseling and/or Therapy. A Therapist has either a LISW (Masters in Social Work) or a LMHC (A Master in Mental Health Counseling.)