Dr. Waring is the former professor and Head of Psychiatry at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. He was the president of both the Ontario and BC Psychiatric Associations. He was a resident at the Institute of Psychiatry in London and won a gold medal in psychiatry at the University of Toronto. Academically, he is known for Enhancing Marital Intimacy Therapy and the Waring Intimacy Questionnaire.
Andy Edwards, Professor of Psychiatry, receives two letters; one telling him that he has received a prize for his work on marital intimacy, the second summoning him to a meeting to discuss a complaint regarding sexual impropriety. Andy has built a successful career based on marital intimacy, but he doesn't allow for finding himself aroused by a patient.