Holidays: Beware "The Should List"

Holidays are joyous for some, but not for everyone. How can you help patients with mood disorders navigate the difficulties of the holidays?

Susan J. Noonan, MD, MPH, give tips for navigating the 2021 holiday season.

Dr Noonan is a physician consultant and Certified Peer Specialist in the Department of Psychiatry at McLean Hospital and the Massachusetts General Hospital. She is the author of four books and a blog on managing depression, most recently Helping Others With Depression: Words to Say, Things to Do (December 2020). Dr Noonan has a new mental health and wellness virtual coaching practice, opening in July 2021, known as Noonan Wellness Coaching, and can be confidentially reached through her website at https://susannoonanmd.com.