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Douglass Winnett Orr Edit Profile

Psychiatrist , psychoanalyst

Douglass Winnett Orr, American former psychiatrist, psychoanalyst. Trustee Pinel Foundation, 1948-1955, president, 1953; trustee Seattle Psychiatric Clinic for Adults, 1953-1964. Served as lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Psychiatric Association (councilor 1954-1957), American Psychoanalytic Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Delta Upsilon.

Background

Orr, Douglass Winnett was born on August 29, 1905 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Son of Adams).

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Swarthmore College, 1928;Master of Science, Northwestern University, 1934;Doctor of Medicine Northwestern University, 1935.

Career

Instructor English, adviser experimental college, University of Wisconsin, 1928-1930;intern, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, 1935-1936;resident psychiatry, Menninger Clinic and Psychiatric Hospital, Topeka, 1937-1938;member of staff, Menninger Clinic and Psychiatric Hospital, 1938-1941;practice medicine specializing in psychiatry, Seattle, 1941-1942, 46-65;co-founder, N.W. Clinic Psychiatry and Neurology, Seattle, 1946;resigned, N.W. Clinic Psychiatry and Neurology, 1953;training analyst, San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute, 1947-1965;training analyst, Los Angeles Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, 1966-1980;training analyst, Joint Committee for Psychoanalytic Training in San Diegotraining analyst, San Diego Psychoanalytic Institute, 1974-1980;retired, San Diego Psychoanalytic Institute, 1980. Director Seattle Psychoanalytic Training Center, 1952-1958, 62-64, Seattle Psychoanalytic Institute, 1964-1965. Practice psychoanalysis, La Jolla, California,1966-1980.

Clinical associate professor of University Washington School Medicine, 1958-1964. Consultant VA, Surgeon General Army of the United States, 1946-1947.

Works

Membership

Trustee Pinel Foundation, 1948-1955, president, 1953. Trustee Seattle Psychiatric Clinic for Adults, 1953-1964. Served as lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.

Member American Psychiatric Association (councilor 1954-1957), American Psychoanalytic Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Delta Upsilon.

Connections

Son of H. Winnett (Doctor of Medicine and Grace (Douglass) O. Married Jean Walker, March 28, 1931. Children: Stephen Winnett, Nancy Ann (Mistress Lee S. Adams).

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H. Winnett Orr

father:
Adams). Orr

spouse:
Jean Walker

child:
Stephen Winnett Orr

child:
Nancy Ann Orr (Mistress Lee Son of Adams)