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Laurie Barkin, RN, MS

About Laurie Barkin, RN, MS

Laurie Barkin, RN, MS, is a psychiatric nurse consultant to the University of California, San Francisco. She is the author of "The Comfort Garden: Tales from the Trauma Unit."

Who takes care of the caregiver?

Who takes care of the caregiver?

After 22 years absorbing the trauma of others, a psychiatric nurse, wife and mother realizes it’s time to tend to herself.