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Unformatted text preview: Prefrontal Lobotomy: Frontal lobes in brain are surgically cut from other brain areas Supposed to calm people who did not respond to other forms of treatment Was not very successful Deep Lesioning: Small target areas in the brain are destroyed by using an electrode Hospitalization Mental Hospitalization: Involves placing a person in a protected, therapeutic environment staffed by mental health professionals Partial Hospitalization: Patients spend only part of their time in the hospital and go home at night Deinstitutionalization: Reduced use of full-time commitment to mental institutions Success has been limited...
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- Spring '10