Category: United States, Homes and Asylums

Categories: United States, Health Care Facilities | Institutions

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This category groups categories for homes and asylums with the United States of America.

Homes include Veterans Homes, poorhouses, etc.

Asylums were institutions offering psychiatric care to those in need of it.

"The state mental hospital reflects a bygone era in American psychiatry. Gone are the days of long-term psychiatric hospitalization and housing for the most severely mentally ill. "

Source: Mark L Ruffalo, The American Mental Asylum: A Remnant of History "Psychology Today."

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