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List of notable or famous psychiatrists from Switzerland, with bios and photos, including the top psychiatrists born in Switzerland and even some popular psychiatrists who immigrated to Switzerland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swiss psychiatrists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These psychiatrists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known psychiatrist from Switzerland is included when available.

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This historic psychiatrists from Switzerland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Swiss psychiatrists of note?" and "Who are the most famous psychiatrists from Switzerland?" These prominent psychiatrists of Switzerland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Swiss psychiatrists.

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Age: 93

Birthplace: Berlin, Germany

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Adolf Meyer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Psychiatrists from Switzerland
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Adolf Meyer, was a psychiatrist who rose to prominence as the first psychiatrist-in-chief of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was president of the American Psychiatric Association in 1927-28 and was one of the most influential figures in psychiatry in the first half of the twentieth century. His focus on collecting detailed case histories on patients is the most prominent of his contributions. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 84 (1866-1950)

Birthplace: Switzerland, European Free Trade Association, Zurich District, Niederweningen, Dielsdorf district, + more

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Carl Jung is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Psychiatrists from Switzerland
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Carl Gustav Jung, often referred to as C. G. Jung, was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychotherapist who founded analytical psychology. His work has been influential not only in psychiatry but also in philosophy, anthropology, archaeology, literature, and religious studies. He was a prolific writer, though many of his works were not published until after his death. The central concept of analytical psychology is individuation—the psychological process of integrating the opposites, including the conscious with the unconscious, while still maintaining their relative autonomy. Jung considered individuation to be the central process of human development. Jung created some of the best known ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 86 (1875-1961)

Birthplace: Kesswil, Switzerland

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Christian Müller

Christian Müller was a teacher, psychiatrist, psychoanalyst and Swiss writer from the canton de Vaud. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Münsingen, Switzerland