Moral treatment and the therapeutic community

@article{Hollander2005MoralTA,
  title={Moral treatment and the therapeutic community},
  author={Russell Hollander},
  journal={Psychiatric Quarterly},
  year={2005},
  volume={53},
  pages={132-138}
}
History can serve as a useful tool for better understanding contemporary mental health programs. At present, much interest is directed at apparent parallels between 19th century moral treatment and modern milieu therapies, especially the therapeutic community. A common emphasis on a humane living environment is typically cited as the major parallel between the treatments. However, on closer examination, it appears that moral treatment and the therapeutic community exemplify different… 
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