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Psychiatrists

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

There is no way to obtain direct experience in high school, but it's a good idea to take as many health, psychology, and science classes as possible and participate in science and health clubs. During your medical training, you will gain experience by completing a residency in internal medicine (or pediatrics) and psychiatry. 

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