I am starting a child psych elective as an MS IV and was wondering if there are any texts or pocket books that are highly recommended.
Child psychiatrist extraordinaire Mrs. Doc Samson (who also recently became the mother of Doc Samson Jr., for those that might be interested) highly recommends:
Many congratulations to all three of you. Parenthood is a wonderfully enjoyable experience (never mind my signature) Wishing you many sleeping-through nights!
It's been fun so far... haven't been this tired since internship, but I think the unpredictable schedule of med school/residency has actually bene pretty helpful in adapting to the massive sleep deprivation of parenthood.
I did it in the opposite order, and found the skills transferred as well--like being able to wake from a sound sleep and make an instantaneous decision about the state of someone's health. Not much call in the hospital for the skill of catching vomit with one's bare hands, though...
Not much call in the hospital for the skill of catching vomit with one's bare hands, though...