Dr. Allen Sussman: Pioneer in the Deaf Mental Health Field

January 19, 2016 in Advocacy & Access, Community News

 

 

 Deaf Counseling Center
 Psychology

It is with sadness that Deaf Counseling Center bids adieu to Dr.  Allen Sussman, one of the very first licensed Deaf psychologists, a remarkable pioneer who paved the way for future generations of Deaf mental health professionals. Dr. Sussman died on January 8, 2016.

Dr. Sussman, who received his doctorate in clinical psychology from New York University in 1973, was a strong advocate for accessible mental health services for Deaf people.

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