A Biographical Dictionary of Psychologists, Psychiatrists and Psychotherapists


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About the Book

This book provides information on more than 400 men and women who have made significant contributions to the fields of psychology, psychiatry, and psychotherapy. Each entry offers a short summary of the individual’s personal life and a detailed analysis of the theories, approaches, or methodologies he or she contributed to a particular field. Also included in each entry is a brief guide to the individual’s chief works of professional literature.
A detailed timeline lists each person’s date of birth, full name, and primary field of study, and an extensive glossary explains technical terms used throughout the work.

About the Author(s)

Counselor and counseling tutor William Stewart has been writing for more than 40 years. He has published many counseling and self-help books as well as Biographical Dictionary of Anthropologists and Admirals of the World: A Biographical Dictionary, 1500 to the Present with McFarland. He lives in Eastleigh, Hants, England.

Bibliographic Details

William Stewart
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Pages: 331
Bibliographic Info: chronology, appendix, index
Copyright Date: 2014 [2008]
pISBN: 978-0-7864-9566-5
eISBN: 978-0-7864-5110-4
Imprint: McFarland

Table of Contents

Foreword by Stan Gilmore      1
Preface      3


Timeline      295
Psychologists, Psychiatrists and Psychotherapists Listed by Discipline      303
Index      307

Book Reviews & Awards

“excellent…fascinating”—SciTech Book News; “well written and organized…recommended”—ARBA; “the biographies in this dictionary are engaging”—Reference Reviews.