US: /saɪˈkɑɫədʒəst/
UK: /sa‍ɪkˈɒləd‍ʒˌɪst/

English Vietnamese dictionary

psychologist /sai'kɔlədʤist/
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Advanced English dictionary

+ noun
a scientist who studies and is trained in psychology: an educational psychologist + a clinical psychologist (= one who treats people with mental disorders or problems)

Collocation dictionary


eminent, leading, top | clinical, consultant, professional
He is now a consultant psychologist with a major London hospital.
| academic, experimental | behavioural, child, developmental, educational, occupational, social, sports

More information about DOCTOR


practitioners be, practise as ~
He practises as a clinical psychologist.

a dentist, doctor, psychiatrist, psychologist, therapistDo you have a family doctor?

need ~
She took good care of her teeth and never needed a dentist.

find ~
What's the best way to find a therapist?

consult, go to, see, visit ~
I think you ought to see a psychologist.

refer sb to ~
referring patients to a specialist

~ practise
doctors who practise from home

~ examine sb/sth, see sb
I had an ear, nose and throat specialist examine my sinuses. The doctor will see you now.

~ treat sb/sth
He is being treated by the physiotherapist.

~ advise sb/sth
The optician has advised that I wear contact lenses.

a dentist, doctor, psychiatrist, specialist

prescribes (sb) sth
The psychiatrist prescribed anti-depressants.

Concise English dictionary

psychologistssaɪ'kɑlədʒɪst /saɪ'kɒ-
+a scientist trained in psychology