Bleuler, Eugen

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Bleuler, Eugen

(bloy′lĕr, oy′gĕn)
[1857–1939]
Swiss psychiatrist known for studies on schizophrenia.
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In 1911, the Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler used the term "autism" in a book about dementia praecox, a debilitating psychotic disorder that was synonymous with stigma, hopelessness, and institutionalization.
In 1911, Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler renamed dementia praecox "schizophrenia.
Entre las obras expuestas--todos sabemos que se trata de una coleccion de lujo--se encuentran tambien obras de Paul Klee y cuadros hechos por enfermos mentales, entre ellos, con mucha probabilidad, el desaparecido Angel exterminador (Wurgeengel) de 1909, del enfermo nervioso--y a partir de 1911, en la terminologia del psiquiatra suizo Eugen Bleuler, esquizofrenico--Franz Buhler, posible inspiracion para el cuadro de Klee, quien habria visto la coleccion de arte patologico del sicologo e historiador del arte Hans Prinzhorn en Heidelberg, desde 1909 un archivo artistico de valor incalculable.
There are many other errors, particularly concerning Freud and the psychiatrists Eugen Bleuler and Carl Gustav Jung, that I could comment on, but I think I have made my point.
Depressive symptoms have been recognized as part of schizophrenia since the latter was first described by Eugen Bleuler.