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American Psychosis

How the Federal Government Destroyed the Mental Illness Treatment System

E. Fuller Torrey

In 1963, President John F. Kennedy delivered an historic speech on mental illness and retardation. He described sweeping new programs to replace "the shabby treatment of the many millions of the mentally disabled in custodial institutions" with treatment in community mental health centers. This movement, later referred to as "deinstitutionalization...
Publish Date
2013-10-01T00:00:00.000Z
2013-10-01T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
3.82
ISBN
9780199988716
Recommendations
1
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2019-12-23T17:44:20.000Z
And thank you Dr Torrey for your decades of work that shined such a clear light on the Genocide. Read American Psychosis      source