THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: Eight Questions That Can Heal

Dr. Arthur Kleinman is a psychiatrist and anthropologist who heads the Department of Social Medicine at Harvard University.  In my last blog post, I talked about the heartbreaking story of Lia Lee in “The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down” by Anne Fadiman.  Lia’s intractable seizure disorder combined with the cultural barriers between Lia’s ...