“There is a longstanding culture of silence around physician mental health in the medical community,” said Dr. Gary Price.
“We want to promote psychological flexibility: the ability to stay in contact with the present moment,” Dr. Jon A. Levenson said.
“We want to promote the message that emotional health should have the same priority level as physical health,” Dr. Jon A. Levenson said.
“Individuals do not need as much of a treatment dose for PTSD as what was previously believed,” said Dr. Denise M. Sloan of Boston University.
PTSD Disability Examination Reports: A Comparison of Veterans Health Administration and Contract Examiners
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Empathy burnout is also a real and important facet in the equation, said Dr. Cassondra Feldman.
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The researchers note that the study did not reach its original recruitment goal.
More than three-quarters of the health care workers reported symptoms that fell within the clinical range for depression (76%) and anxiety (78...