The Freedom in Accepting Our Limits
A psychiatrist realizes he is completely powerless against his patient's opiate addiction.
The Arts and Humanities in Psychiatry . . . A Debut
Creativity should not be seen as “optional” in psychiatry. Rather, it helps us to approach clinical problems in new ways.
Deferring to the Mastery of Death: Hippocrates, Judge Gorsuch, and the Autonomy Fallacy
There are no simple solutions to the plight of the terminally ill patient. With commentary by Cynthia Geppert, MD.
A Psychiatrist Burns Out
I loved being a psychiatrist. Note the past tense.
Your Money or Your Life: A Reflection on the Health Care Industry
Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide, and this may indeed be the most telling legacy of the lost art of healing.
An Expectation to Heal
In a tale of two cases, the author comes to realize he is but one agent of change in the lives of his patients.
How About a Game of Chess?
A psychiatrist's chess game with his patient didn't go the way he expected.
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