Happy New Year! I spent the night with my family and then we did a last minute trip into Sydney to see the fireworks live. I haven't been in over 10 years. I forgot about the ridiculousness of the crowds! Mayhem, but worth the effort. I'm thankful that I was able to see the year … Continue reading 2019 – Where to Now?
This time of year is my favourite as reflecting is one of my favourite things to do. What better time to do it then at the end of a year, before the new year with which it brings many new experiences. 2018 for me was a great year! After a bit of a shocker 2017, … Continue reading What a Year: Reflections on 2018
This is a fairly topical discussion at the moment in the medical profession. It's a known problem, that is complex and multifactorial. I will share my experience with mental health problems over the past 4 years of training as well as what I have observed up until this point. So let's start with me. I … Continue reading Mental Health in the Medical Profession
So I said I'd be introducing myself more over the coming weeks and also some of my interests. This is one of my first of this promise! I just joined a running group in my new local area. So, yes, it's official, I run! Ok, I've been running on and off 'seriously' for the last … Continue reading I Run, Sometimes
This week is my last week in the place I've called home for the past 18 months and another 7 years prior. A fair amount of my family is up here, though most my friends have moved on. It's sad to go, but I'm very excited to start this new chapter in life! So the … Continue reading Moving Time
Hi! For the purpose of this blog, I'll be known as Dr L (or L for short 😉 ). I'm choosing to remain anonymous for the purpose of this blog to protect myself, my patients and my place of work. Feel free to get in contact with me at any time if you have stories … Continue reading The Journey Begins