Just Ask

I consider myself to be a very fortunate doctor because I do not often have to deal with the death of my patients. My patients usually recover from their illnesses and, because they are young, I am often able to see them live out the promise of their lives. The deaths in my practice, however,…

My Mental Health Message

In the last week, I have had two opportunities to provide my opinions on how I practise psychiatry. Last Wednesday, on World Suicide Prevention Day, I participated in a tweet chat with staff at The Royal, answering questions about depression and preventing suicide. https://storify.com/TheRoyalMHC/sept-10-2014-at-3-pm-checkwithbeck. Today I was Rita Celli’s guest on Ontario Today, answering questions…