(Study Guide) Changing Minds - The Inside Story
Two hundred years ago Australia’s first psychiatric hospital, Castle Hill Lunatic Asylum, was founded, seven miles outside Parramatta, in New South Wales. Two centuries later, huge strides have been made in treating people with a mental illness and in the way they are cared for. Yet, until now, what actually happens inside a modern mental health unit in Australia has rarely, if ever, been seen. As a result, fear, stigma and lack of understanding exists.