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Kurt Goldstein (1211)

Profession
Neurologist
Nationality
German-American
Born
1878, Kattowitz, Upper Silesia, Germany
Died
1965, New York, New York
Short Biography
Kurt Goldstein (November 6, 1878 – September 19, 1965) was a German neurologist and psychiatrist. Goldstein created a holistic theory of the organism based on Gestalt theory which deeply influenced the development of Gestalt therapy. His most important ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., University of Breslau, 1903
Appointments & Honors
  • 1907-15, University of Konigsberg
  • 1916-29, University of Frankfurt
  • 1929-33, Moabit Hospital, Berlin
  • 1933-35, University of Amsterdam
  • 1936-40, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Hospital, Montefiore Hospital
  • 1938-40, William James lecturer, Harvard University
  • 1940-45, Tufts Medical School
  • since 1946, visiting professor of psychology, City College of New York, New School for Social Research, and later Brandeis University