Woman's Self Portraits From Psychiatric Hospital Show The Reality Of Living With Mental Health Issues

Woman Takes Intimate Self Portraits From Psychiatric Hospital

This straitjacket restrained adult patients in psychiatric hospitals during the 1930s through to the 1960s. It is made of heavy canvas. It has four ties on the main body and excessively long arms. These wrap around and tie behind the back. Such garments restricted the movements of patients considered violent or unruly. Their use was phased out when anti-psychotic drugs and more ‘humane’ methods of management were introduced.

This straitjacket restrained adult patients in psychiatric hospitals during the through to the It is made of heavy canvas. It has four ties on the main body and excessively long arms.

What Is It Really Like to Stay in A Mental Hospital? | The idea of staying in a mental hospital can be scary, but what is it really like to stay in a mental hospital?. www.HealthyPlace.com

The idea of staying in a mental hospital can be scary, but what is it really like to stay in a mental hospital?

Image 1 of 27 from gallery of Kronstad Psychiatric Hospital / Origo Arkitektgruppe. Photograph by Pål Hoff

Gallery of Kronstad Psychiatric Hospital / Origo Arkitektgruppe - 1

Built by Origo Arkitektgruppe in Bergen, Norway with date Images by Helge Skodvin. The design of the hospital has a strong emphasis on ‘openness and transparency’ towards the public whilst at the same.

Abandoned mental asylum: Denbigh Asylum, Dinbych, Wales.  Built mid 1840s, closed 1995.

Abandoned mental asylum.

Abandoned Mental Hospital - amazing how the place looks like everyone just got up and walked out!

CREO ARKITEKTER and WE architecture Shares First Prize for Danish Psychiatric Hospital

CREO ARKITEKTER and WE architecture Shares First Prize for Danish Psychiatric Hospital

The plants and stream-like water feature is a very natural look and would relax workers. [Original:courtyard / CREO ARKITEKTER and WE architecture Shares First Prize for Danish Psychiatric Hospital,© CREO ARKITEKTER A/S & WE Architecture]

The old Belleview psychiatric hospital, one of the worst in history for bizarre and atrocious treatment. Spookiest of all . . .

" Lorelai – "…or in Bellevue." The old Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital, one of the worst in history for bizarre and atrocious treatment. Spookiest of all .

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