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Bettelheim, Bruno Syllabification: Bet·tel·heim, Bruno
Pronunciation: /ˈbetlˌhīm/

Definition of Bettelheim, Bruno in English:

( 1903–90), US psychologist; born in Austria. His experiences in Nazi Germany helped him to develop revolutionary theories and therapies for autistic children.

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