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Psychiatric Quarterly

, Volume 24, Issue 2, pp 259–267 | Cite as

Educational therapy in a public mental hospital

  • Newton Bigelow
  • Bertrice Clark
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Summary

Two years of an educational therapy program, reaching some 200 state hospital patients, have convinced the writers of its several tangible and intangible benefits. Difficulties, curriculum, procedure and progress have been described. Objectives cannot be described better than in theFirst Annual Report of the New York State Lunatic Asylum, dated at Utica in 1843 and cited in the foregoing.

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Public Health Annual Report Hospital Patient State Hospital Mental Hospital 
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© The Psychiatric Quarterly 1950

Authors and Affiliations

  • Newton Bigelow
    • 1
  • Bertrice Clark
    • 1
  1. 1.Marcy State HospitalMarcy

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