Overprotection in the psychiatric hospital


Overprotection is always a danger in hospitals, and psychiatric hospitals are no exception to this. As the psychiatric hospital has become less custodial, more therapeutic and more enlightened, the sources of the danger have shifted. In the past, lack of concern and attention to the patient tended to lead to “institutionalism.” Now, it may arise from such… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01562199


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@article{Schwartz1963OverprotectionIT, title={Overprotection in the psychiatric hospital}, author={D. A. Schwartz and Ruth Waldron M.S.S.}, journal={Psychiatric Quarterly}, year={1963}, volume={37}, pages={282-296} }