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Powerful Psychiatry’s Unwitting Role in Producing the Rampant Pain of Homelessness

The perfect storm of psychiatric medical power plus the civil rights movement, and how the two led to unexpected financial gain for some and homelessness for psychiatric patients.

Photo by Nathan Dumlao

Being homeless is like living in a post-apocalyptic world. You’re on the outskirts of society…



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Dr. Patricia Farrell

Dr. Farrell is a psychologist, consultant, author, interested in writing, and health.