Michael F. Myers, MD
Physician Suicide and Resilience. Diagnostic, Therapeutic and Moral Imperatives
This is a recent paper on physician suicide published in the World Medical Journal
Barnes & Noble
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American Medical Association
American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.
Why Physicians Die By Suicide: Lessons Learned From Their Families and Others Who Cared
The Physician as Patient: A Clinical Handbook for Mental Health Professionals (American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., Washington, DC, 2008)
Written with Glen O Gabbard, MD, this practial handbook discusses not only common illnesses and problems seen in doctors but also the many biopsychosocial treatments that are indicated.
Touched By Suicide: Hope and Healing After Loss
Written with Carla Fine, author of the best-selling
No Time to Say Goodbye: Surviving the Suicide of a Loved One
(Broadway Books/ Doubleday 1999).
Intimate Relationships in Medical School: How to Make Them Work (Sage Publications, Inc., Thousand Oaks, CA 2000)
Intimate Relationships in Medical School is for anyone studying the medical sciences who is married or in a committed relationship.
How’s Your Marriage:
A Book for Men and Women
"Easy to read and full of illuminating insights,
How’s Your Marriage
is the most helpful home repair kit imaginable.”
--Maggie Scarf, author of
Unfinished Business: Pressure Points in the Lives of Women, Intimate Partners: Patterns in Love and Marriage,
Intimate Worlds: Life Inside the Family
A Look at the Problems and Their Solutions
A unique book written by a psychiatrist clinician about the intimate relationships of physicians.
Ethical dilemmas in clerkship rotations
This is an article written with my colleague Professor Alice Herb
When Psychiatrists Die by Suicide
This is an article written for academic psychiatrists on the subject of impairment in physicians
This is a published and revised version of an invited keynote address by Carla Fine and myself delivered at the annual meeting of the American Association of Suicidology in Seattle, WA
This is an article that I wrote with Carla Fine about preventing suicide in physicians.
This is an article written by Carla Fine and myself to assist medical professionals who treat individuals who have lost a loved one to suicide.
This is the link to a copy of my Canadian Psychiatric Association Presidential Address "New Century: Overcoming Stigma/Respecting Differences" December 2001
This is a revised version of a lecture that I was invited to present by the Vancouver Medical Association in March 2006.
This is a more recent article on medical marriages written for a general physician readership.
This is a short overview article about the intimate relationships of physicians.