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Dr Miguel de Seixas, Head of Psychiatry at Family Medical Practice in Vietnam shares valuable insights from his journey (Cambridge to Saigon).
Miguel talks about how Psychiatric practice in Cambridge and Saigon are similar but also different. The foundation of our practice i.e. connecting with kindness and compassion with the pain that the person is suffering with does not change wherever in the world a mental health professional may be. He talks about the impact of COVID and some of the nuances of telehealth and how once can support someone experiencing a suicidal crisis irrespective of modality (telehealth or face to face).