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Unformatted text preview: }Frontal lobotomy }Hot irons placed on head }Spinning in a centrifuge }Trephining (drilling hole in skull) }Medication }Electroshock }Exorcism }Execution (treatment?) Perspectives on Mental Illness }Medical Model: +Assumes mental illness can be diagnosed on the basis of symptoms and cured through therapy and drug treatment. +Physical causes to these disorgers (broken brain) }Bio-Psycho-Social: +Combination of Biology(brain chemistry), Psychology (perception), and Society(Roles). }Labeling someone as "mentall ill" is dangerous. ... +Confirmation bias(future events) +Hindsight Bias(past events_ +Self-Fufilling Prophecy }Rosenhan (1973) showed the power of the label and the ease of being labeled....
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- Fall '08