Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It's a relationship between equals. Only when we know our own darkness well can we be present with the darkness of others. Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.
I posted an article by Allen Frances MD, (psychiatrist and former chair of the DSM-IV Task Force and currently professor emeritus at Duke) yesterday that was posted on Psychology Today. The article below is posted on Psychiatric Times and is penned to his fellow psychiatrists. I suggest sharing this with every psychiatrist that you know or... Continue Reading →
A hot street musician my husband discovered. He is pretty damn awesome and it also happens to be beautiful.