Best Answer

Dorothea Dix supported the cause of taking care of the mentally insane. Her work lead to the creation of mental asylums in America.

User Avatar

Wiki User

11y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What cause did Dorothea Dix support?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

What education did dorothea dix have?

What was dorothea dix's education

What was dorothea dix brothers name?

Dorothea Lynde Dix

When was Dorothea Dix born?

Dorothea Dix was born on April 4, 1802.

What is Dorothea Dix's birthday?

Dorothea Dix was born on April 4, 1802.

Did dorothea dix have a father?

Dorothea Dix had an abusive yet alcholic father

What year did Dorothea Dix die?

Dorothea Dix passed away in 1887.

What was Dorothea Dix?

Dragon Dix

Why was Dorothea Dix named Dragon Dix?

Dorothea Dix was named Dragon Dix because of the rules she made for the woman about becoming a nurse.

Was Dorothea Dix's last name Dixon?

No, Dorothea Dix's last name was not Dixon. Her last name was Dix.

What is Dorothea Dix favorite song?

Dorothea Dix favorite song is the Rolling Stones

Who fought for reforms for the mentally ill?

it was moral treatment.

What was dorothea dix nicknames?

Dragon Dix