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History of the Madhouse - How Far Have We Really Come?

  • The Bravo Institute 24 Vardry Street, Suite 307 Greenville United States (map)

3 CEU $50

From lobotomies to care in the community – this workshop will be an informative one regarding the history of the psychiatric hospital system both in the United States and abroad. It will include informational video vignettes. There will be a comparison between the rational for the hospitalization of women versus men throughout the years. Also included is the treatment of those with developmental/cognitive disabilities and the changes that have been made through the implementation of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please be prepared for some disturbing images.

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