Wrote the first book that addressed child psychology, "The Mind of the Child."
L. Witmer founds first psychology clinic for children with learning disabilities and academic problems.
Witmer establishes the first residential school for retarded children.
W. Healey established this as the first child guidance center to treat and prevent mental illness in juvenile offenders.
Pioneer in study of cognitive development
First pediatric psychiatric clinic
Series began on National Education Television and first show was "The Conscience of a Child"
The Children with Specific Learning Disabilities Act was passed, providing funds for research, professional training, and services.