By: Natalie Pompilio
The Quakers helped revolutionize the treatment of individuals with mental illness when they first opened Friends Hospital in 1813. Learn more about Friends Hospital’s history through volumes of hospital’s records that are now available as part of Haverford’s Quaker & Special Collections. Read Pompilio’s article here: Haverford Magazine, Winter 2016 issue
Note: This article was originally published in the Haverford magazine (Winter 2016 issue) and republished with permission.