The average rating given to Dr. Ela Vatsala by the patients is excellent. In all, 1 patient has rated Dr. Ela Vatsala. The 1 reviewer recommends the doctor's services.The average rating for Dr. Ela Vatsala is 5 out of 5.
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor who trained in diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental, behavioral, and emotional disorders including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, eating disorders, and substance use disorders. Psychiatrists provide a wide range of treatments including psychological treatment also called psychotherapy or talking therapy, medication, and brain stimulation therapies such as electroconvulsive therapy. Psychiatrists assess all of the mental and physical symptoms by examining mental or physical status, brain imaging such as a computerized tomography (CT), or positron emission tomography (PET) scan, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and blood testing.
Psychotherapists are the doctors trained in treating people for emotional problems and mental problems by using psychological approaches. A psychotherapist can be a psychologist, psychiatrist, or social worker (among others), depending upon their academic degree. Psychotherapy treats the personal difficulties of the patients. It allows the patient to talk confidentially and openly about their feelings and thoughts with a trained professional. Some of the therapies used by the psychotherapist for the treatment of emotional and behavioral problems are cognitive behavioral therapy, systemic therapies, hypno-psychotherapy, experiential constructivist therapies, and humanistic or integrative psychotherapies.