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Bertha Pappenheim

Alternate names
Anna O.
Date of birth
February 27, 1859
Date of death
May 28, 1936

Her successful treatment of conversion by Joseph Breuer at her age 21 may have been the first case of the "talking cure," a term she is credited with coining. She was born in Vienna and became a social worker and feminist leader.

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