Philippe Pinel

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Philippe Pinel
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Philippe Pinel
Born20 Apryle 1745(1745-04-20)
Jonquières, Fraunce
Died25 October 1826(1826-10-25) (aged 81)
Paris, Fraunce
Scientific career
FieldsPsychiatry
InfluencedJean-Étienne Dominique Esquirol Dorothea Dix

Philippe Pinel (French: [pinɛl]; 20 Aprile 1745 – 25 October 1826) wis a French physeecian who wis instrumental in the development o a mair humane psychological approach tae the custody an care o psychiatric patients, referred tae the day as moral therapy.