Fictional Characters TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)

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List of television characters who work as a Psychiatrist on their TV show, listed alphabetically with photos of the characters when available. Throughout the history of television there have been many fictional characters who are Psychiatrists. Does your favorite show have someone who works as a Psychiatrist?" The answer is most likely yes, as they seem to be very common in sitcoms, cartoons and dramas.

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This list answers the question, "Who are fictional Psychiatrists on TV?"

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Captain Jackson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Captain Jackson

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Dr. Aaron Monte is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Aaron Monte Dr. Monte treated Eugene Tooms during his stay at Druid Hill Sanitarium, Baltimore, Maryland. In 1994, Dr. Monte testified for Tooms's release at his psychological hearing. Following his ...more

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Dr. Bruce Kaplan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Bruce Kaplan Dr. Bruce Kaplan is a fictional character of the animated television series Family Guy.

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Dr. Joel Spitz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Joel Spitz Dr. Spitz lead Michelle Bishop through a session of hypnotic regression therapy at the request of Agent Mulder. When it became clear that Bishop was extremely disturbed by this experience, her ...more

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Dr. Lainey Winters is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Lainey Winters

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Dr. Pamela Karetzky is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Pamela Karetzky In Eugene Victor Tooms's psychiatric hearing in 1994, Dr. Karetzky testified that Tooms was stable and normal: "I performed several diagnostic procedures upon Mister Tooms to determine any ...more

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Dr. Sheila Braun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Sheila Braun Dr. Braun was Michelle Bishop's psychiatrist until Michelle's recovery in 1994. Having found counseling ineffective and a dead end, Braun prescribed Thorazine to regulate Bishop's bizarre

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Elizabeth Dehner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Elizabeth Dehner

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Frasier Crane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Frasier Winslow Crane, M.D., Ph.D., Ed.D., A.P.A. is a fictional character on the American television sitcoms Cheers and Frasier, portrayed by Kelsey Grammer. Grammer received award recognitions ...more

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Gail Adamson Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)

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Hannibal Lecter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Hannibal Lecter is a character in a series of suspense novels by Thomas Harris. Lecter was introduced in the 1981 thriller novel Red Dragon as a forensic psychiatrist and cannibalistic ...more

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Hester Crane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Hester Crane (nee Palmer) is a fictional character in the setting of the sitcoms Cheers and/ Frasier. She was the wife of Martin Crane and mother of Frasier and Niles.

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James Warwick is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. James Warwick was a fictional character from the CBS daytime soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful. The role was portrayed by Ian Buchanan from 1993 to 1999, followed by recurring ...more

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Jennifer Melfi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Jennifer Melfi, M.D., is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos. She is the psychiatrist of Mafia boss Tony Soprano. She is portrayed by Lorraine Bracco.

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Kevin Collins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Kevin Collins

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Lilith Sternin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Lilith Sternin, M.D., Ph.D., Ed.D., A.P.A. is a fictional character on the American television sitcoms Cheers and Frasier, portrayed by Bebe Neuwirth. The character first appears as a date for ...more

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Marlena Evans is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Marlena Evans Black Psy.D. is a fictional character on the NBC daytime drama, Days of Our Lives, a long-running serial about working life in the fictional town of Salem. She has been played by ...more

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Marty Saybrooke is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Marty Saybrooke Dr. Margaret Anne "Marty" Saybrooke Thornhart is a fictional character on the American daytime drama One Life to Live. The role was originated by Susan Haskell, who portrayed Marty ...more

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Niles Crane is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Niles Crane, M.D., Ph.D., A.P.A., Ed.D is a fictional character on the American sitcom Frasier, a spin-off of the popular show Cheers. He was portrayed by David Hyde Pierce. Niles is the younger ...more

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Rebecca Fowler is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Rebecca Fowler

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Taylor Forrester is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Taylor Hayes is a fictional character from the American CBS soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful, portrayed by Hunter Tylo. The character was created by William J. Bell to facilitate social ...more

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Tom Hardy Sr. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Tom Hardy Sr.

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Violet Turner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Characters Working as Psychiatrist(s)
Dr. Violet Marianne Turner is a fictional character on the American television drama Private Practice. She is portrayed by Amy Brenneman.