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Clifford Whittingham Beers (1055)

Profession
Layman
Nationality
American
Born
1876, New Haven, Connecticut
Died
1943, Providence, Rhode Island
Short Biography
Clifford Whittingham Beers (March 30, 1876 – July 9, 1943) was the founder of the American mental hygiene movement. Beers was born in New Haven, Connecticut to Ida and Robert Beers on March 30, 1876. He was one of five children, all of whom would suffer ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.B., Yale University, 1897
Appointments & Honors
  • Cross of Chevalier, French Legion of Honor, 1932
  • Gold Medal of the National Institute of Social Sciences, 1933
  • presented with a collection of tributes, published as Twenty-five Years After: Sidelights on the Mental Hygiene Movement and Its Founder (1934), 1933