There are many types of mental illness that can require extra care. If you believe that you or someone you know is suffering from any of these illnesses it is best to contact a psychiatrist for a full diagnosis. This way the adult or adolescent in need is able to get the proper treatment they require. When dealing with these types of mental disorders a psychiatrist will be able to offer a more comprehensive treatment than a psychologist would. Dr. Covert can offer you his expertise in his Houston, TX office.