P: 415-520-5567 | E: info@psychedinsanfrancisco.com

Posts by Ilyana Romanovsky

What about Bedside Manner? Empathy in Medical Care

There is a long-standing tension in the physician’s role in clinical care.  On the one hand, doctors strive for detachment to treat all patients regardless of their personal feelings.  Yet patients want genuine empathy from providers.  Medical educators and professional bodies increasingly recognize the importance of empathy, but they define empathy in a special way…

Read More