'Therapeutic community', psychiatry's reformers and antipsychiatrists: reconsidering changes in the field of psychiatry after World War II.

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In addition to outlining some core characteristics of the therapeutic community--an approach developed during World War II--this article describes the achievements of reformist psychiatrists in the field of the therapeutic community during the 1950s and also discusses the appropriation of this model by the antipsychiatrists during the 1960s. By emphasizing… (More)

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@article{Fussinger2011TherapeuticCP, title={'Therapeutic community', psychiatry's reformers and antipsychiatrists: reconsidering changes in the field of psychiatry after World War II.}, author={Catherine Fussinger}, journal={History of psychiatry}, year={2011}, volume={22 86 Pt 2}, pages={146-63} }