Humphry Fortescue Osmond (1917-2004), a radical and conventional psychiatrist: The transcendent years.

@article{Kaplan2016HumphryFO,
  title={Humphry Fortescue Osmond (1917-2004), a radical and conventional psychiatrist: The transcendent years.},
  author={Robert M. Kaplan},
  journal={Journal of medical biography},
  year={2016},
  volume={24 1},
  pages={115-24}
}
This article describes the life and work of the psychiatrist Humphry Osmond who pursued a radical path as a psychiatrist while he remained within the establishment. To the public mind however, he is best known as the man who introduced Aldous Huxley to mescaline and coined the iconic word psychedelic. From an early stage of his career, Henry Osmond embraced… CONTINUE READING