Respected psychiatrist Plzák dies in Prague at 85

The respected Czech psychiatrist and sex therapist Miroslav Plzák has died in Prague at the age of 85. Best known as a marriage therapist, Dr Plzák produced a number of bestselling books on relationships, and also wrote television dramas and stage plays. A confidential hotline offering advice to people in distress which he set up in 1964 remains active to this day.

Author: Ian Willoughby