commented that when patients say to him, “I don’t want to be a guinea pig,” he responds, “If I treat you based on what we know about your situation, you are a guinea pig anyway, because I don’t know what works. At least this way, your therapy will teach us something.” And, he adds, many other people may benefit from that knowledge in the future.
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