The Royal College of Psychiatrists along with journal editors, other charities and blog/twitter mental health campaigner @sectioned_ have joined forces to write an open letter to Thorpe Park about ‘The Asylum’ maze. This is a profound letter which explicitly outlines the reasons why the maze is stigmatising. The letter addresses injustices including those that happened in older Asylums and how this relates to perceptions of the Asylum maze.
Care of the mentally ill in the UK and elsewhere has been transformed for the better and so too have the approaches to challenging stigma.
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