Dr. Laura Diane Crain MD
Psychiatrist | Psychiatry264 Beacon St Fl 6 Boston MA, 02116
Dr. Laura Crain is a psychiatrist practicing in Boston, MA. Dr. Crain is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Crain diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Crain may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy or talk therapy, psychosocial interventions and more, depending on each individual case. Different medications that a psychiatrist might prescribe include antidepressants, antipsychotic mediations, mood stabilizers, stimulants, sedatives and hypnotics. Dr. Crain treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.
Education and Training
Univ of Pittsburgh Sch of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 1986
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 1986
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN
- Mass Gen Hosp, Psychiatry
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- How Depression Affects Men and Women
How Common Is Depression in Men?Although it has been found that women experience depression two times more than men, this fact can't deny that men are as vulnerable to this mental disorder as women. According to research, over 6 million men in the U.S. suffer from clinical depression every year. The...
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