Life provides turning points of many kinds, but the most powerful of all may be character-revealing moments.
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Morton H Shaevitz Ph.D., ABPP
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Morton H. Shaevitz, Ph.D., ABPP, is an associate clinical professor of psychiatry at UC San Diego and chairs the Geriatric Section of the California Psychological Association.