Feature Interview (11:21) – Our specialty focus series continues with Harvard Psychiatrist Dr. Kevin Majeres who gives an inside look at what it’s like to practice psychiatry including why he chose his specialty, what his typical day is like, some of the misunderstandings people have about mental health, and why he thinks Catholic psychiatrists are so important for our world today.
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Mindfulness and Acceptance Workbook for Anxiety (John P. Forsyth)
The Happiness Trap (Russ Harris)
Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation (Daniel J. Siegel)
Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love (Sue Johnson)
Medical Trivia (Answer at 49:33) – The father of American psychiatry signed the Declaration of Independence, was a US Mint Treasurer and Surgeon General of the Continental Army, and there is a medical school named after him in Chicago. Who is it?