ⓘ Nicholas Cummings


ⓘ Nicholas Cummings

Nicholas Andrew Cummings was an American psychologist and author. He was born in Salinas, California.

Cummings was Chief of Mental Health with the Kaiser Permanente Health Maintenance Organization 1959–1979 and founding president of the California School of Professional Psychology 1970. In 1979, Cummings was elected president of the American Psychological Association.

In 1994, he co-founded with his wife the Nicholas & Dorothy Cummings Foundation.

Cummings died on June 8, 2020 in Reno, Nevada at the age of 95.