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Disability History Resources: Mental Illness

A guide to information resources for the study of disability history
Subjects: History


On this page you will find a variety of resources to do with the history of mental illness as well as some terminology which may assist you in searching for further resources.

Key resources for General Mental Ilness

Specific Conditions

Recommended Reading

Psychiatric Hospital Records

Many psychiatric hospitals kept records of their patients, below are some archival guides and catalogues to various collections of psychiatric hospital records: