Joseph Goldberg, MD, presents aspects of the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD) for aspiring psychiatrists, describing the personal approach that allows for empathy with patients, but also the need for an objective clinical perspective that allows for sound assessment.
Together, Dr Goldberg suggests, these values create a balanced, pragmatic approach marked by a plotting of reasonable therapeutic goals.
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