By A. Carmi (auth.), Amnon Carmi, Prof. Dr. Stanley Schneider, Prof. Albert Hefez (eds.)
The prostitution of the German psychiatric career right into a Nazi inquisitional software used to be a significant factor generating the whole degradation of German medication and ethical ity. Its low element used to be its psychiatrists killing the sufferers they have been sworn to deal with, and its different physicians acting inhuman experiments on sufferers they have been pledged to regard. In the US additionally, psychiatry has been doing some of the features of an In quisition: injuring innocents, either sufferers and dissenters, and exculpating crimi nals, terrorists specifically. Innocents are being injured either out and in of psychiatric hospitals. The in creased fragmentation of care, the augmentation of its discontinuities, and assign ing the accountability for organizing it to non-medical managers are many of the fac tors worsening the therapy result of our hospitals. Wrongful deaths, due principally to the specialty's intoxication with medicinal drugs whereas ignoring the significance of universal human decency, became a countrywide scandal.
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Identity is a process, a perpetual effort, a continual development. There is no definite moment or definite phase in life when the identity of a person is established for good. Rather, identity is something which has to be found The Role of Social Energy for Man 51 anew again and again. So identity means asking questions: asking other people who they are, and asking yourself who you are. Man is a being who is involved in a lifelong process of development and change. This fact implies the opportunity of constructive development; it also implies the possibility of bringing about, through social energetic intervention, change within the system of the penal institutions (cf.
Berwid's pass was given him by Irving J. Blumenthal, a veteran of 40 years of psychiatric practice, who had not seen him prior to his readmission to Pilgrim 3 weeks earlier. Berwid had obviously fooled him. Dr. Blumenthal was publicly criticized in all the media, as was his administrative superior, the much younger T. T. Loo, who had had no clinical responsibility in the case whatsoever. The District Attorney threatened them both with criminal charges, including homicide; on advice of counsel, they therefore refused to make public statements defending themselves.
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