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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?"
  • 1

    Captain Jackson

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    Dr. Aaron Monte

    Dr. Aaron Monte

    Dr. Monte treated Eugene Tooms during his stay at Druid Hill Sanitarium, Baltimore, Maryland....
  • 3

    Dr. Bruce Kaplan

    Dr. Bruce Kaplan is a fictional character of the animated television series Family Guy.
  • 4
    Dr. Joel Spitz

    Dr. Joel Spitz

    Dr. Spitz lead Michelle Bishop through a session of hypnotic regression therapy at the request...
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    Dr. Lainey Winters

    Dr. Lainey Winters

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    Dr. Pamela Karetzky

    Dr. Pamela Karetzky

    In Eugene Victor Tooms's psychiatric hearing in 1994, Dr. Karetzky testified that Tooms was...
  • 7
    Dr. Sheila Braun

    Dr. Sheila Braun

    Dr. Braun was Michelle Bishop's psychiatrist until Michelle's recovery in 1994. Having found...
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    Elizabeth Dehner
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    Frasier Crane
    Frasier Winslow Crane, M.D., Ph.D., Ed.D., A.P.A. is a fictional character on the American... more on Wikipedia

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    Gail Adamson Baldwin
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    Hannibal Lecter
    Dr. Hannibal Lecter is a character in a series of suspense novels by Thomas Harris. Lecter was... more on Wikipedia

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    Hester Crane
    Hester Crane (nee Palmer) is a fictional character in the setting of the sitcoms Cheers and/...
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    James Warwick
    Dr. James Warwick was a fictional character from the CBS daytime soap opera The Bold and the... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Jennifer Melfi
    Jennifer Melfi, M.D., is a fictional character on the HBO TV series The Sopranos. She is the... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Kevin Collins

    Kevin Collins

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    Lilith Sternin
    Lilith Sternin, M.D., Ph.D., Ed.D., A.P.A. is a fictional character on the American television... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Marlena Evans
    Marlena Evans Black Psy.D. is a fictional character on the NBC daytime drama, Days of Our... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Marty Saybrooke

    Marty Saybrooke

    Dr. Margaret Anne "Marty" Saybrooke Thornhart is a fictional character on the American daytime... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Niles Crane
    Niles Crane, M.D., Ph.D., A.P.A., Ed.D is a fictional character on the American sitcom... more on Wikipedia

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    Rebecca Fowler

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    Taylor Forrester
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  • 22
    Tom Hardy Sr.

    Tom Hardy Sr.

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    Violet Turner
    Dr. Violet Marianne Turner is a fictional character on the American television drama Private... more on Wikipedia