Richard Murray HesterBMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c1275 (Published 05 March 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1275
- Krishna Somers
Descended from pioneer settlers, Richard Murray Hester was raised and educated in Western Australia. He specialised in psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital in London, where he met his wife, Jane. Returning to Australia, he was appointed staff psychiatrist at Royal Perth Hospital.
He had a lifelong interest in psychotherapy: …