Aiden asked in Society & CultureEtiquette · 1 month ago

What are common conceptions of people with psychiatric history?

I did a Google search, but I couldn’t find any anecdotes.

3 Answers

  • 1 month ago
    Favourite answer

    People assume you're 'crazy' and to never lower their guard around you. I liked one guy, decades ago, who talked about the stigma people had who had been in institutions. He said he had a piece of paper that said he was sane - unlike the majority of people in the world who don't!

  • Pearl
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    that theyre dangerous which isnt true

  • 1 month ago

    They can be unstable, violent, unintelligent, dangerous, lacking self-awareness/disregard for others and volatile.  Also, the belief they need to be separated from the general community, often require medication and will never lead a healthy, productive and happy life.

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