When I was married to a physician, dinner was often delayed. When he finally came home, I was hungry if I hadn’t already eaten with the kids. Our dog would greet him with her whole body of yearning and relief, tail wagging furiously, whining, smiling, crying. She was the embodiment of what I felt but could not express. So I watched with jealousy as our dog received from my husband …
Post Author: Susan Hart Gaines
Susan Hart Gaines is an executive coach specializing in physician wellbeing, personal fulfillment, and the essential quest to be fully human. She can be reached at Wild Hart Coaching and on Facebook and Instagram @wildhartcoaching.
Susan helps clients navigate both the existential and the daily struggles unique to physicians, so they can find a home in themselves and peace beyond the walls of the hospital.
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