Death: putting extra meaning on life...?
Psychiatry & Society
H. Steven Moffic, MD, reflects on death. How do ceremonies of life give us new perspectives? How do you think resurrection connects to psychiatry?
Dr Moffic is an award-winning psychiatrist who has specialized in the cultural and ethical aspects of psychiatry. A prolific writer and speaker, he received the one-time designation of Hero of Public Psychiatry from the Assembly of the American Psychiatric Association in 2002. He is an advocate for mental health issues related to climate instability, burnout, Islamophobia, and anti-Semitism for a better world. He serves on the Editorial Board of Psychiatric Times.