This was not exactly the learning I wanted when I went to graduate school, but the lifelong journey of becoming a therapist, is the therapy I have needed.
Maury Joseph, PsyD (drmauryjoseph.com) is a psychologist in Washington, DC, specializing in treatment-resistant depression and anxiety, and medically unexplained physical symptoms. He is co-founder of the Institute for Emotions and Health in DC, a practice focused on diagnosis, treatment, and research of medically unexplained physical symptoms. He is chair of the ISTDP training program at the Washington School of Psychiatry, and serves as an assistant clinical faculty member at George Washington University and adjunct faculty at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. To see more of Dr. Joseph’s writing, check out drmauryjoseph.com/blog.