"For the first time, there are many generational cohorts in the workplace," she said. "Our patients are living longer with
chronic illness, and our treatments are focused on recovery and rehabilitation rather than simply episodes of illness. The
younger generations of psychiatrists and patients have fundamentally different approaches to authority, to change, to work-life
balance, and to communication than those of us currently in leadership positions in APA, as well as those of us who are leading
other efforts in education, in the clinical setting, and in research.