Our eyes, gestures, and tone bring us together in a more profound way than words alone. It’s why we look hopefully toward the return of in-person, face-to-face connection.
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On gaining strength and thriving
Ahron Friedberg M.D.
How do I thrive during a crisis?
The clothes don't make the man but reflect him.
While showing good caution and judgment, the main thing is not to fear.
How do I cope better when I feel alone?
How can I know myself better during the plague?
What is a psychiatrist's take on our present anxieties?
By helping others, we help ourselves.
How do I measure risks during a pandemic?
How are physicians helping others and themselves?
The best perspective on our present comes from the past: Accept the uncertainty.
How can I become more resilient during a crisis?
Dr. Friedberg practices as a psychodynamic psychiatrist in Manhattan. He is a Clinical Professor at Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine and Editor of the Academy Forum, a leading professional journal.