Author | Balkozar S. Adam, MD

Articles

Unlocking the Cultural Door to Mental Health Care

February 05, 2020

As clinicians, how do we elevate our humanity to connect with the entire patient? How do we expand our knowledge base, move beyond our implicit biases and understand the critical role of culture?

Stranger, Doctor, Patient, Teacher

June 12, 2019

Just recently, an adolescent patient refused to meet with me individually, saying, “People from your country kill us.” But we survived-as a country and as a family.