Blatt, Dr. Burton
“… Each human being has value as a human being; ... we're all interdependent; the idea that we can change the world, and the first step is to change ourselves.”
Dr. Burton Blatt, 1927-1985
Advocate of deinstitutionalization who helped initiate community living programs and family services.
(Learn more about Dr. Blatt from the Syracuse University website at bbi.syr.edu/burtonblatt/.)