Otto Rank facts for kids
22 April 1884
|Died||31 October 1939
New York City, USA
|Alma mater||University of Vienna|
|Institutions||University of Pennsylvania|
|Influenced||Sigmund Freud, Carl Jung, Sándor Ferenczi, Carl Rogers, Paul Goodman, Rollo May, Ernest Becker, Stanislav Grof, Matthew Fox, Anaïs Nin, Henry Miller|
Otto Rank; né Rosenfeld; (22 April 1884 – 31 October 1939) was an Austrian psychoanalyst, writer, and teacher. Born in Vienna, he was one of Sigmund Freud's closest colleagues for 20 years, a prolific writer on psychoanalytic themes, the editor of two eminent analytic journals of the era, the managing director of Freud's publishing house, and a creative theorist and therapist. In 1926, Rank left Vienna for Paris, and for the remainder of his life, he led a successful career as a lecturer, writer, and therapist in France and the United States.
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