Oral history interview with Teodora Abramovich 1991

Oral history interview with Teodora Abramovich 1991

 

Name:
Abramovich, Teodora (Interviewee); Lee, Jonathan (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Teodora Abramovich 1991
Abstract:
Early career as psychiatrist in Argentina; work at Rusk Institute, 1955; therapist, Northside Center for Child Development [Northside]; close relations of Northside staff and clients; patient base in Harlem: living conditions, importance of family and school to treatment; treatment of children with schizophrenia and elective mutism; volunteer, Women's House of Detention; changes in Northside operations and atmosphere with retirement of Mamie Clark; recollections of Mamie Clark, subsequent directors.
Collection Name:
Northside Center for Child Development project
Subjects:
Psychologists; Schizophrenia in children; Selective mutism; Child development; Child psychiatry; Psychotherapy patients--Family relationships; Women--Mental health counseling; Medical personnel and patient--Relations; Psychiatric clinics--Work environment.--New York (State); Harlem (New York, N.Y.)--Social conditions; Abramovich, Teodora; Clark, Mamie; Northside Center for Child Development; Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1991
Note (Biographical):
Psychologist.
Note:
Interviewed by Jonathan Lee on January 18, 1991.
Note (Provenance):
Teodora Abramovich, Gift 1991
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13605546
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-1z92-bz14