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Writer's Contest

Writer's Contest

Winners and contributors of the Psychiatric Times Writer's Contest.

Writer's Contest

The human-animal relationship can provide insight into the patient’s ability to connect, to interact, and to show care and empathy. Plus, animal companions tend not to breach confidentiality.

A recent experience on street rounds offered a moment that brought this psychiatrist back to one of the main reasons she chose psychiatry as a profession.

A psychiatrist realizes he is completely powerless against his patient's opiate addiction.

In a tale of two cases, the author comes to realize he is but one agent of change in the lives of his patients.

A psychiatrist's chess game with his patient didn't go the way he expected.

The therapist "goes underwater" with the patient to find what lies in her mind.


"You just never think people like that can have normal children.” And then I I think of when I was 14 years old and answered a late-night phone call at home.


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