A Primer Of Psychology And Mental Disease, For Use In Training-schools For Attendants And Nurses…

Paperback | January 8, 2012

byColonel Bell Burr

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1898. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... PART IV. SUGGESTIONS AS TO WHAT TO DO AND WHAT TO AVOID IN CARING FOR THE INSANE. Being an Address to the Training-school Class of 1895, Eastern Michigan Asylum. My Dear Friends: You have reached an important mile-stone in your lives, and are to-night reaping the first public reward of hard study and devotion to the highest duties of the calling in which you are engaged. I congratulate you upon the successful accomplishment of the work in which we set out together two years ago. I stepped aside, and the benefits of the last year which you have received have been lost to me. The invitation to address you to-night gives me a much-prized opportunity to say how deeply I have felt our separation and how difficult a task has been the severing of the bonds which attached me to this school. Aware, as you are, of my affection for it, you will not doubt that withdrawing my connection with this dear institution, in which I have spent many of my best years, was made doubly hard by the thought that it involved separation from this class and its agreeable associations. My heart is with you, and will always remain true to the school, from which I expect great results for good. Indeed, its fruits and its influence have already justified its establishment. Though it were to cease operations with the graduation of this present class, the good it has wrought would endure through all time. It is impossible to estimate what its usefulness has been and will be. No one can measure the importance of a worthy aim earnestly followed. It is true of our school that, were its house to fall to-day, its mission would be found to have been to a great extent fulfilled, and the results would be commensurate with the outlay of time and study on the part of both pupils and instructors. Fo...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1898. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... PART IV. SUGGESTIONS AS TO WHAT TO DO AND WHAT TO AVOID IN CARING FOR THE INSANE. Being an Address to the Training-school Cl...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:30 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:January 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217155731

ISBN - 13:9780217155731

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