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Insanity and Family History

Type:   Event / Course or class / Lecture, talk or reading

Location:   Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London, Greater London, England, EC1M 7BA.

Date:   12 July 2017

Mental Illness is still an uncomfortable subject for many families. Over the centuries there have been many theories about its causes and how to treat it, ranging from the bizarre and brutal to the sensitive and successful.

Dr Kathy Chater's talk covers:
- Where to look for records;
- The kinds of treatment sufferers were likely to receive at different periods.

Suitable for Not suitable for children

Admission One-hour talk: £8.00; discounted price for SoG Members: £6.40

Registration Registration required

Concessions Concessions available

Websitehttp://www.sog.org.uk/books-courses/events-courses/insanity-family-history

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