THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON'S DRS. NICHOLAS AND DOROTHY CUMMINGS
Center for the History of Psychology
In Association with the Smithsonian Institution
About the Center
The Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology, located at The University of Akron in Akron, Ohio, collects, preserves, provides access to, and interprets the historical record of psychology and related human sciences. Read more.
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New Exhibit: Lakota WíaThe Institute for Human Science and Culture at the Cummings Center is honored to host a new exhibit by artist Claire Heldman Oyate Wankan Wiá. Lakota Wiá features original art alongside unique handcrafted pieces of cultural and artistic significance made by and for the artist’s mother, Delma Heldman. The exhibit is on now in the Metzger Galleries.
New Exhibit: Cleveland on the CouchDeveloped by the Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center, Cleveland on the Couch explores the arrival and impact of psychoanalysis in the United States, with a focus on the local connections between the Freud family and the establishment of a psychoanalytic stronghold in Cleveland.
The new exhibit is now open at the National Museum of Psychology.
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