Monthly Archives: June 2004

Connecting with your patients

My last patient today had “personality disorder” listed multiple times in her record, and even on her most recent discharge 3 weeks ago. I prepared myself for a headache. What should be a straightforward patient interview had the potential to become a nightmare. I entered the room and immediately her husband started to raise his voice blaming this that and…

1 year blogiversary

This week more or less marks my 1 year blogiversary. Look at my sitemeter counter over the past year! I never would have guessed how many people would eventually read my blog. One year of visitors!Posted by Hello Back to work in 1 week…that means many, many more exciting stories are in store for you. Let’s reminisce with my first…

Mystery Duck

Two new birds to add to my list…a grey catbird and the barn swallow. The catbird was in a bush just a few feet off the trail at the lake. The barn swallows I first saw…where else…near a barn. But yesterday I went back to the lake around dusk and watched the swallows swoop in and out from underneath a…