What you need to know about a specialty specialty’s salary and benefits

A specialty in psychiatry, for example, typically earns about $90,000 annually, or about $7,000 per patient.A specialty of psychology, on the other hand, typically makes about $70,000, or $4,200 per patient, a psychologist at a major hospital in Virginia said.That could change based on changes in the federal government’s “mandate to make a $20,000 cap” […]

Why the psychologist has no idea what’s wrong with you

The psychologist, who has been practicing for 40 years, said she is a “person who knows what it’s like to feel pain” and feels she is able to connect with her patients through her understanding of what’s happening in their lives.“We are really, really good at empathy and empathy is a very powerful skill,” she […]