Greenacre, Phyllis

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1894, May 3 Born, Chicago, Ill. 1913 B.S., University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill. 1916 M.D., Rush Medical College, Chicago, Ill. 1917 1928 Faculty member, Johns Hopkins University Medical School, Baltimore, Md. 1919 Married Curt Paul Richter (divorced 1930) 1925 1926 Assistant psychiatrist, New Jersey State Hospital, Trenton, N.J. 1927 1932 Consulting psychiatrist, Child Care Division, Department of Public Welfare, Westchester County, N.Y. 1933 Began personal analysis 1933 1959 Attending psychiatrist, New York Hospital, New York, N.Y. 1934 1965 Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Cornell Medical College, Ithaca, N.Y. 1937 Completed psychoanalytic training, New York Psychoanalytic Institute, New York, N.Y. 1942 Became a training analyst, New York Psychoanalytic Institute, New York, N.Y. 1945 Joined editorial board, Psychoanalytic Study of the Child 1946 Established private psychoanalytic and psychiatric practice, New York, N.Y. 1948 1950 President, New York Psychoanalytic Institute, New York, N.Y. 1951 1967 Member, American Psychological Association 1952 Published Trauma, Growth and Personality. New York: Norton 1953 Delivered Freud Anniversary Lecture, New York Psychoanalytic Institute, New York, N.Y. 1955 Published Swift and Carroll. New York: International Universities Press 1956 1957 President, New York Psychoanalytic Society, New York, N.Y. 1965 1967 President, International Psychoanalytic Association 1971 Published Emotional Growth. New York: International Universities Press 1989, Oct. 24 Died, Ossining, N.Y.

From the guide to the Phyllis Greenacre Papers, 1903-1999, (bulk 1955-1985), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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