Asylums

“Asylums: Essays on the Social Situation of Mental Patients and Other Inmates,” written by sociologist Erving Goffman and published in 1961, is a seminal work in the field of sociology and particularly in the study of social institutions and mental health care. The book offers a profound analysis of life in “total institutions,” particularly focusing … Read more

Anthrosynthiatry: Integrating Humanity’s Tapestry

Holy mother of God! [Not that I believe in Gods] What a tongue twister is that? What on earth is it and what does it mean?!! Most people can’t even say or spell ‘Psychiatry‘ and here I am creating worse tongue-twisters. You need help? Help yourself. Break it down: anthro-synth-i-atry The clue is in the … Read more