Gay Pride and Psychiatric Pride

Pride: an alternative to stigma and shame. Why don't we ever hear the word in psychiatry?

Psychiatry & Society

H. Steven Moffic, MD, shares his thoughts on Pride, particularly during this difficult time. You can see more of his thoughts on the topic in this article: Taking Pride in Pride Day.

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™.