Happy Father’s Day!

It’s Father’s Day and my wife and I were sitting at our dining room table looking out the large picture window while drinking our coffee. We suddenly noticed a very curious thing. It was a large goose running down the sidewalk followed by a much smaller one which looked like it was probably a gosling […]

An APA Video on the Minority Fellowship Program

I am encouraged by and support any effort to promote access to mentors. The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has a Minority Fellowship Program which has been around for almost 40 years. The major emphases are creating opportunities for serving minority populations through networking and mentorship. See a related post, Finding the Way North: Defining Mentorship « […]

My Top Ten List of Mentor Health

So I got this notice about another upcoming meeting of the Mentorship committee, about which I posted recently, Finding the Way North: Defining Mentorship « The Practical Psychosomaticist: James Amos, M.D. I’m staffing the Medical-Psychiatry Unit this month, so I might not have time to attend. The agenda includes coming up with a sort of elevator […]