A Mind That Found Itself / Edition 1by Clifford W. Beers
Pub. Date: 06/30/1981
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
This book tells the story of a young man who is gradually enveloped by a psychosis. His well-meaning family commits him to a series of mental hospitals, but he is brutalized by the treatment, and his moments of fleeting sanity become fewer and fewer. His ultimate recovery is a triumph on the human spirit.
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I could not get into it. Hard to understand and lots of typos.
Personal story of time spent in an asylum early 1900's. Thank you for telling your story.