"Making Cruel Unusual" -- Mental Health Treatment (Mental…
"Making Cruel Unusual"
-- Mental Health Treatment
Mental Health - Asylums
Saint Elizabeth Hospital
Change throughout history
Asylums have evolved into places that want to help mental health patients through emotion techniques and several drug
The theory that mental health asylums are the main cause of bi-polar
Used as test subjects
Without consent forced to be apart of professionals experiments.
Some of these experiment lead to injuries
In rare circumstances it could lead to death.
One example could be when mental health professionals would drill a hole in the frontal lobe of a patients brain to attempt to find the "problem", this treatment/experiment would most likely lead to death.
They also would use shock therapy to level that ended up breaking the patients bones.
Mental Health Treatment in Present Day
Intravenous Keratin - Treats people with severe depression and bipolar disorder. Described as a fairly nasty drug which has been used as a sedative in various rape crimes. However some has described at as a miracle cure.
Community Oriented Treatment
Mental health patients and there diagnosis
storys of a son and how he wanted to murder his family due to his diagnosis
Ronald Ragen and his campaign in California