The OBDH (Observatorio Brasileiro de Diretos Humanos) have been working intensively ever since its creation helping and supporting all Brazilian peopl
On June 17, 2021, in Brazil, Police invaded a home and, with three shots, killed
The issue that hinges on the docket is Emergency Mental Health
However, my efforts were not always enough, and on two occasions, I was given rental violations due to my disorganized apartment.
We let our niche and bold identities become the very flags hailing our surrender to microaggressions
“WHAT DO YOU MEAN I’VE BEEN DISCHARGED?” “YOU’VE MISSED TWO SESSIONS. WE TALKED ABOUT ATTENDANCE,
The ‘work’ or doing ‘work’ in therapy makes the difference in treatment every time
Peers, through the act of self-disclosure, reveal their lived experience at work in the agency all the time.
From an illness of the soul to the mind, medicalization has crept into mental health in all ways.
I would later find out that cases like Minerva exist everywhere, and she is no more unique than her biography is to other people with a mental health disorder who share their story.
hen the worker finds him or herself front and center in the life of the client. Becoming the object of their desire and madness, emotions and even feelings of safety become subsumed into the client’s new playground.
ACT is a ‘third wave’ behaviour therapy approach with a supposedly ‘expanded perspective on how to guide clients to skilfully self-regulate.emotional distress and conflicting states of mind’,
That is why I took all the pills; to make me better.
My parents were taught that “love” was the same as “abuse”; and sadly, it has always been that way.
Neo-institutionalization evolved and came into being out of the clumsy rollout of de-institutionalization policies in the 1970 and 1980s.
Everyone could hear Dr. Harris scream as agents cuffed her, dragging her out of the department office in handcuffs,