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D. Patrick Zimmerman, American psychotherapist, health facility administrator. Certified Clinical Psychologist Illinois Department Professional Regulation, 1988, Psychoanalyst Chicago Center Psychoanalysis, 1998. Grantee, Foundation for Emotionally Disturbed Children, 1998.


Zimmerman, D. Patrick was born on January 7, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Delores Morley Zimmerman and Steven Joseph Patrick Maloney.


Bachelor, Wofford College, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1963. Master of Arts, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Illinois School Professional Psychology, Chicago, 1986.


Teacher Chicago Public Schools, 1967—1969. Founder, director The Southern School (Therapeutic Day School), 1969—1994. Post-doctoral fellow Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School, University Chicago, 1985—1986, coordinator research, 1987—2002, assistant director, admissions and psychotherapy services, since 2002.

Lecturer Committee on Human Development University Chicago, 1998—2004, lecturer Department Psychiatry, since 1998.


Member, secretary Chicago Center for Psychoanalysis, 2001—2004, board directors, 2002—2005. Fellow: American Association Children's Residential Centers. Member: American Psychological Association, Quadrangle Club, University Chicago.