Friday, February 1, 2019

Caroline Elton Helps Doctors Heal Themselves - The New York Times

Caroline Elton, 61, the author of "Also Human: The Inner Lives of Doctors," is a London-based psychologist with an unusual practice. Her patients are physicians unhappy in their work.

We spoke for two hours on a recent afternoon in New York City. An edited and condensed version our conversation follows.

You titled your book "Also Human." Why?

My editor wanted to call it "Only Human." I was adamant that it should be "Also Human." I had written a book about the shared humanity of doctors and patients. Both are human!

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