Minnesota Psychiatry in the Mid-to-Late Twentieth Century Oral History Project: Interview with Sonja Williams, M.D.
Description Dr. Williams was the first female treating psychiatrist in the two Veterans Administration hospitals in Minnesota. Dr. Williams was a product of the University of Wisconsin training programs. She provides a very sensitive, insightful review of practice in the Veterans Hospital setting, where she assumed a number of leadership roles. Of interest is her description of the Vietnam veterans' impact on the treatment programs, and her successful effort to change the culture of the outpatient clinics.
Quantity 18 pages transcript
Format Content Category: text
Creation Interviewer: Cline, Dr. David
Interviewee: Williams, Dr. Sonja
Dates Creation: 09/30/2009
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 124
Accession Number AV2011.14.34
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Psychiatry in the Mid-to-Late Twentieth Century Oral History Project'

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