Monthly Archives: May 2017

Links between Mental Disorder and Offending Behaviour – some thoughts.

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De la Pole Hospital, Willerby, Hull

Hospital Name: De la Pole Hospital Location: Willerby Low Road, Willerby, Yorkshire Principal Architect: Frederick Stead Brodrick and Richard George Smith of Hull Layout: Courtyard or Enclosed Plan Status: Mostly demolished Opened: 8th December 1883 Closed: July 1998 The Kingston upon Hull Borough Asylum opened in 1883 … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2017

Good mental health is more than the absence of a mental health problem. This Mental Health Awareness Week, the Mental Health Foundation are going to look at mental health from a new angle. Rather than ask why so many people … Continue reading

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Why Did I Go Mad?

For hundreds of years, psychiatry has treated voices and hallucinations as an enemy – regarding them as ‘insanity’ or ‘madness’ and seeing them as something to be quashed and even frightened of. But today, new scientific and psychological insights into … Continue reading

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