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  • Subject is exactly "mental illness"

Stronach asks for Addams advice on a how to deal with a young woman who believes she is being contacted telepathically.
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Addams discusses the work done in Chicago for helping those suffering from mental illness. Her talk was given at the third annual conference of the National Society for the Promotion of Occupational Therapy, held at Hull-House, from September 9 to September 11.

Harris asks Addams's advice about creating a series of lectures on vice and its causes.

Balch tells Addams about Gertrude Woker's return to Europe and her meeting with Rosika Schwimmer.

Balch tells Schwimmer about the mental collapse of Gertrud Woker and plans to return her to Europe.

Dummer tells Addams about her ideas about teaching.

Addams praises the work of the National Committee for Mental Hygiene to help those with mental illness.

Addams writes Sedgwick about Archibald Bowen's article on psychiatric care in Illinois.

Addams writes Haldeman with news of Marcet Haldeman and about her own relaxing stay in Bar Harbor, Maine.

Lathrop thanks Addams for sending her some the illuminating material on the "feeble-minded" (not found).

Leland writes in concern over Marcet Haldeman's health while she stays at Rockford College.

Hall asks Addams' help in finding an aunt, who has been missing for nine years.
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Speaking to the National Education Association meeting, Addams discusses her thoughts on educating mentally, morally or physically "deficient" children.