William Claire Menninger

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Birthday
15, 1899
Birthplace
Kansas
Death Date
Sep 8, 1966 (66)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
15, 1899
Birthplace
Kansas
Death Date
Sep 8, 1966 (66)

About

Physician who founded a center for treatment of behavioral disorders.

Before Fame

After finishing his studies, he joined his brother's medical practice, expanding it to include a sanitorium.

Trivia

He produced a new classification of mental disorders that were then adapted by the medical community at large.

Family Life

He and his brother launched the now famous Menninger Foundation in Topeka, Kansas.

Associated With

Karl Menninger was his brother and collaborator in launching the mental health treatment center.

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