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Race and ethnicity

Race and ethnicity
Theoretical presuppositions
It’s important to note that many social policies have been influenced by eugenics principles. This means that, historically and to an extent today, social policies that intertwine considerations of race and mental health challenges are in fact racist.
Race and health
A full account of race and mental health challenges…

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Social Stratification

Social Stratification
The relationship between social class and health status
In general, lower SES is associated with lower life expectancy, higher mortality rates, and higher rates of infant and perinatal mortality.
Lower SES is also associated with major mental health challenges.
Inequalities in physical and mental class across the different SES groups have been explained…

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Perspectives on Mental Health

[CN: Sanist language] Perspectives on mental health and illness. There are three main clinical perspectives used to address mental health. 1. Psychiatry. As part of the medical field, psychiatry looks at mental illness in much the same way that other medical professionals look at physical illness. They focus on…

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It begins…

[CN: Insitutionalisation, the historical awfulness that went with it, Sanist terms] A little while ago, I wrote about how I was sliding down to burn out. I still am. I get bursts of great productivity, and then long phases of screensaver mode where I just want to stare at a wall…

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