Typescript notes for a lecture to newly qualified mental nurses on the developments in psychiatry and the public attitude to it

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In his opening line Rodger addresses Dr Cramond. The palce of the lecture is likely to be Woodilee Hospital in Lenzie, East Dumbartonshire, as a Dr William Cramond began work there as Physician Superintendent in 1955. He worked there until 1961 when he moved to Australia to take up a post as Director of Mental Health for South Australia. He returned to Scotland and became Principal and Vice-Chancellor of Stirling University 1975-80.