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Psychology and Psychiatry

Freyda Sanders

Freyda Sanders trained for jobs in a number of fields, but her experience teaching girls in a juvenile detention center led her to her life’s work in adolescent psychology.

Renee Brant

As a founding member of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children, Renee Brant became a voice for those who could not speak for themselves.

Lois Blum Feinblatt

Born in 1921 to Baltimore's Hoffberger family, Lois Blum Feinblatt has focused her professional career, volunteer efforts and philanthropy on providing mental health, adoption and mentoring services in Baltimore.

Catherine Steiner-Adair Reading "Full of Ourselves: Advancing Girl Power, Health and Leadership"

Catherine Steiner-Adair, reading an excerpt from Full of Ourselves: Advancing Girl Power, Health and Leadership – A program promoting body and self esteem and the prevention of eating disorders. Co-authored by Catherine Steiner-Adair, Ed.D. and Lisa Sjostrom, Ed.M.
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Catherine Steiner-Adair, reading an excerpt from Full of Ourselves: Advancing Girl Power, Health and Leadership – A program promoting body and self esteem and the prevention of eating disorders. Co-authored by Catherine Steiner-Adair, Ed.D. and Lisa Sjostrom, Ed.M.
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Mollie Wallick

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Mollie Wallick.
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Freyda Sanders

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Psychologist and educator, Freyda Sanders in July 2000.

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Renee Brant

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Renee Brant, founding member of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children.
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Renee Brant, founding member of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children.

Catherine Steiner-Adair

Catherine Steiner-Adair is a clinical psychologist, school consultant, author, and teacher whose professional life is devoted to working with kids, parents, and schools. Her clinical work and research in the areas of girls’ development and understanding, treating, and preventing eating disorders is internationally recognized.

Phyllis Chesler

Dr. Phyllis Chesler is an Emerita Professor of Psychology and Women's Studies, a psychotherapist, and an expert courtroom witness. She has lectured and organized political, legal, religious, and human rights campaigns in the United States and in Canada, Europe, the Middle East, and the Far East.

Lois Blum Feinblatt

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Lois Blum Feinblatt.
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