If you are fresh out of medical school and are looking to specialize in a field of medicine with regards to neurology or even psychiatry one should certainly look at the prospective job opportunities that lay ahead for them, as firstly it is rather upcoming and what with the increase in technology and the lack of personal communication between individuals, the growing distance amongst them has only gone on to result in situations such as depression; or other individuals that have been faced with traumatic incidents may now be left with no one to really speak their mind too and relieve the stress thus be faced with post-traumatic stress order, and the list is merely exhaustive. Thus one must certainly look into the area of this study and master in this field as it would give you a lot of exposure into the growing study in this area of science, as mental health issues have only been validated and recognized as equally vital issues that ought be correctly dealt with for the past twenty years, hence relatively new and in the process of developing.
It is remarkable to also see the extent to which this field of work has grown as so many patients walk in with different scenarios, some even without a recognized illness, who have been led to believe they are sick by those unsure of what the real symptoms of issues are. Whilst most would even see anger management as a mental disorder, one should clearly note that just because a stressful situation nags one’s behavior and thoughts, this doesn’t necessarily lead them or deem them to be having a mental disorder.
One in this profession would further also have to deal with issues regarding hypnotisms as these serve the patient with a long term remedy when they want to quit a practice they have wanted to for a long time and haven’t been able to do that without the need of controlled medical attention. While these psychiatric treatments vary from therapy to stop the alcoholism or suicidal thoughts from arising to even hypnotherapy for quit smoking, one should realize that this field of work will always have a strong flow of work, and one would be dealing with other people’s personal issues, thus the level of confidentiality they have would also be at its pinnacle.
There are various other aspects that one could be engaged in after mastering in this arena of work, such as joining a rehabilitation facility as their medical officer or even conducting public support groups in order to help individuals at a larger scale or even maintaining a hotline service through which one would always be accessible for therapy and communication to those in need, thereby one should certainly look into building a career in this stream of work.