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Treating the Person, Not the Diagnosis, Part III


This post is my reply to the previous two days of posts from Richard F. Gottlieb, MSW, Pediatric Care Manager/Medical Social Worker, Holland Hospital Rehabilitation Services, whom I met at Dr. Peter Breggin’s Empathic Therapy Conference. (Continued from 6/4/11) In … Continue reading

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Helping Friends & Firing Psychiatrists: Answers to Questions


Helping friends in psychiatric inpatient         This is a truly great question and my answer is one word:  abide.  My pastor demonstrated this word to me.  It means “to endure without yielding; to bear patiently.”  Even if there’s nothing you … Continue reading

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