Stafford-Clark, David (1916-)

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Stafford-Clark, David (1916-)

British consulting physician and authority on psychiatry with interests in parapsychology. He was born March 17, 1916, in Bromley, Kent, England and studied at Guy's Hospital, London, and the University of London (M.D.).

Stafford-Clark was a consulting physician at the Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy's Hospital (1950-74), Bethlem Royal and Maudsley Hospitals, and the Institute of Psychiatry from 1954. He was a member of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Commission of Divine Healing, and attended the Conferences on Parapsychology and Pharmacology in July 1959 at St. Paul de Vence, France. Stafford-Clark has authored a number of books, though none on parapsychology.


Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology. New York: Helix Press, 1964.