Online ISSN: 2754-9380

Keywords : development

Norman Sartorius: A personal history of psychiatry

GLOBAL PSYCHIATRY ARCHIVES, 2020, Volume 3, Issue 1, Pages 1-8

As part of the intention to document the recent and current history of psychiatry, I was asked to present memories of my involvement in psychiatry over the past 50 years. Reviewers suggested that I should start this personal history of psychiatry with a summary of my curriculum vitae because this will make it easier to place the events I describe into their historical context. Here it goes, then.