100%

Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options

Download this Issue

Share

Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

This collection, digitized in collaboration with the Michigan Daily and the Board for Student Publications, contains materials that are protected by copyright law. Access to these materials is provided for non-profit educational and research purposes. If you use an item from this collection, it is your responsibility to consider the work's copyright status and obtain any required permission.

March 07, 1958 - Image 2

Resource type:
Text
Publication:
Michigan Daily, 1958-03-07

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Mental Health Institute Asks New Home
rhe Mental Health Research
stitute of the University uses the influence of new drugs, both The primary aim of the Insti-
)ms ranging from an old board- tranquilizers and stimulants, on tute, he said, is interdisciplinary,
house at 1137 East Ann to human performance. for here different fields of learn-
oratories in the Kresge Build- In the psychological field an
electronic machine, the PSI ap- ing are correlated.
As a part of the psychiatry de- paratus (problem solving with in-
rtment of the Medical School, formation) is used to study the
Research Institute uses the process by which individuals solve Gothic Film Society
ace from the garret to the base- problems.
nt of the boarding house for Push Buttons presents
ices and workrooms. The PSI is somewhat similar to
Experiments are carried on in a pinball machine, said Meier'. INTOLERANCE
Kresge Medical Laboratory or By pushing certain buttons in dif-
erever there is available space. ferent orders corresponding bulbs (W.S., 19151
Plan Building light up. directed by D. W. Griffith--
A new building on Forest Ave. The object is to determine how with
ross from the Kresge Medical to light the center bulb. It has
boratory is planned for the In- been found that small groups work LILLIAN GISH
bute. Approximately half of the more slowly than individuals, but ,
ids for the building will come groups ask fewer unnecessary
)m the federal government, questions. RACK AM
ile a similar sum is still to be The Institute also has a new AMPHITHEA TRE
ted upon in the state legislature, machine, as yet unchristened, to
There are 22 professional mem- study the way people react when 8 P.M. MONDAY
s of the staff, headed by Dr. they are receiving as much in- MARCH 10
nes G. Miller, whose varied in- formation as they can handle and Admission is by membership
ests range from history, mathe- then are given a little mhore. umpn on Each bes-
tics, zoology to psychiatry. React to information bership subscription costs $2.
n biological studies the Insti- Still another apparatus is being For further information, call NO
e is doing work on psychophar- built to see how quickly people 3-1430 or NO 3-1511, Ext.
ceuticals, compounds produced react to information depending 2844.
the body which are structurally upon the amount presented.

I

11

..

t 1 _
:s r x oa. rr +.r,.
- ..
a .L Y V ;

Back to Top

© 2021 Regents of the University of Michigan