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Berne, Eric Lennard

Born: 1910 AD
Died: 1970 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Psychologist

1910 – He was born on the 10th of May in Montreal, Canada.

1931 – Bernstein graduated at McGill University.

1935 – He earned his M.D.at McGill University.

         – He studied psychoanalysis under Dr. Paul Federn.

1938-1939 – He completed his training and became an American citizen.

1943 – He changed his legal name to Eric Berne.

1945 – He discharged after working at Bushnell Army Hospital in Ogden, Utah.

         – He resumed his studies under Dr. Erik Erikson at the San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute.

1947 – Berne published The Mind in Action.

         – He became a group therapist attached to several hospitals in San Francisco.

1949 – He was rejected for membership in the San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute.

1970 – Dr. Berne died on the 15th of July because of a heart attack.