The Horror, The Horror

Written by Amanda Barnabe and Jen M. Padron The first line of treatment in US psychiatric care is the prescription of psychotropic medications to an effected individual exhibiting mental diversity symptomology entailing behavioral and/or physical medically descriptive treatment. The symptoms and prescribed diagnosis, according to the Diagnostic Statistical Manual’s (DSM-5, 2016) symptomology of “Serious Mental Illness”Continue reading “The Horror, The Horror”

THE MODERN ASYLUM, February 18, 2015, The New York TIMES Editorial

Read this New York TIMES Editorial regarding psychiatric reform and mental health transformation supporting the return to the Dark Ages of human’s history… of imprisoning the mentally ill and “invalids” via lifelong Asylum infirmary.