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From The Guardian: I Thought Mental Illness Meant I’d Never Be A Doctor. Now I’m A Consultant Psychiatrist

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From Physicians, Messenger October 2020 | Posted October 13, 2020

By: Rebecca Lawrence

A consultant psychiatrist shares her experience beginning her career as a psychiatric patient after being diagnosed with psychotic depression and later bipolar disorder. Through a first-person narrative, Rebecca Lawrence shares how understanding what it means to be a patient has influenced the way she works and thinks as a professional.   

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