Schizophrenia from another angle

I found a link to this article on the blog of NFPH: the Norwegian Association for Mental Health Care.
It is part of a series called “Lives Restored”, and the title is: “Listening to Schizophrenia”:

The New York Times: “Finding Purpose After Living With Delusion”


If you find the article interesting, I recommend this book: 
“Alternatives Beyond Psychiatry”


Issendai on "SICK SYSTEMS"

How to keep someone with you forever

A sick system has four basic rules:

Rule 1: Keep them too busy to think. Thinking is dangerous. If people can stop and think about their situation logically, they might realize how crazy things are.

Rule 2: Keep them tired.

Rule 3: Keep them emotionally involved. 

Rule 4: Reward intermittently. 

How do you do all this? It’s incredibly easy:

Keep the crises rolling.