Our Psychiatric Workplace Must Be a Labor of Love

Psychiatrists and mental health clinicians need to take better care of themselves. The best way to do so? Love.

Psychiatry & Society

H. Steven Moffic, MD, in honor of Labor Day, shares how psychiatry is a labor of love.

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™.