A day in the life of a psychiatrist

Ever wondered what it's like to be a psychiatrist? Learn about different careers within psychiatry through these articles exploring a typical day in the life of a psychiatrist.

Providing care to remote indigenous communities

Language, culture and geographical distances are some of the exciting challenges rural psychiatrists work to understand or overcome.


Experts in psychiatry, medicine and neurology

Exploring the interface between brain and mind, neuropsychiatry intersects psychiatry with neurology and general medicine.


Supporting young people interacting with the legal system

Helping to reduce crime and suffering in society by intervening in cycles of disadvantage, child and adolescent forensic work can be very rewarding.


Providing psychiatry expertise to the hospital medical team

As the face of psychiatry to medical colleagues, the consultation–liaison psychiatrist is a trusted source of psychiatric information.