In The Mindful Medical Student: A Psychiatrist's Guide to Staying Who You Are While Becoming Who You Want to Be, Jeremy Spiegel has written an effective “guide to dealing with the emotional, psychological, ethical, and spiritual challenges of medical school and a career in medicine.” Through exposition, example, and exercise, Spiegel provides techniques in psychotherapy as means of achieving one's “true self” while navigating the complex personas and archetypes that he describes in the medical world.
Walsh C. The Mindful Medical Student: A Psychiatrist’s Guide to Staying Who You Are While Becoming Who You Want to Be. JAMA. 2009;302(17):1913–1914. doi:10.1001/jama.2009.1600
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