In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychological terms. This week's term is compassion. I was inspired to write about compassion because recently one of my managers expressed her view that "too much compassion is paternalistic". I already have no respect for her or her opinions, but I thought I'd… Continue reading What Is… Compassion
How do issues like paternalism vs. autonomy affect the experience of being hospitalized on the psych ward?