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Back in my psychiatry residency training, one fundamental teaching of becoming a doctor was the need to be a blank screen for patients to project their deepest thoughts, fears, and desires onto. It is a tenet that is held very closely by many clinicians -...

I met with my patient for a follow up. She came to me for her first visit last week, one month post-partum from delivering her first baby. She was struggling and she did not quite know where to go. She described feeling overwhelmed, depressed, anxious,...