Category: mental illness

Was Robin Williams’ Art Collection a Window on His Troubled Mind?

“There were many patients in these asylums who were probably not unlike friends you and I have now. The reasons why people were put in these facilities ranged from everything to serious psychoses and delusions to people who couldn’t get over the death of a parent or a spouse. Other people were institutionalized just because they were gay.” #WorldMentalHealthDay

Abandoned Suitcases Reveal Private Lives of Insane Asylum Patients