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Poster for Accompanying Exhibit, Transformations

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Poster for Accompanying Exhibit, Transformations
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University of Florida Health Science Center Libraries
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English

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S oi.The Exhibition


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BehavioralHealth


at the UF HSC Library through November 21st
Sponsored by
NAMI Gainesville, an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness; Dr. Bruce Stevens; The Chapman Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society;
and The Thomas Maren Foundation Fund.
SUF Health Science Center Libraries
UNIVERSITY of FLORIDA


MERIDIAN


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National Alliance
on Mental Illness
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The Transformations exhibition combines the traveling exhibit The Lives They Left
Behind with historical insights and a study of care facilities and programs for treating
mental illness in the Gainesville, Florida area.
These different components show how our understanding of mental illnesses and
treatments for these conditions changed dramatically, especially in the past 100
years. While patients could be sent to the Willard facility and remain there for life,
now we focus on treating and bringing back into the community those with such a
diagnosis.
Instead of leaving their lives behind, psychiatric patients increasingly receive
treatments that help them retain rather than lose their humanity.


~Jhi






S oi.The Exhibition


63C
- *w qt ItoMa


SShands., i1-,e
BehavioralHealth


at the UF HSC Library through November 21st
Sponsored by
NAMI Gainesville, an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness; Dr. Bruce Stevens; The Chapman Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society;
and The Thomas Maren Foundation Fund.
SUF Health Science Center Libraries
UNIVERSITY of FLORIDA


MERIDIAN


nnmi
National Alliance
on Mental Illness
| wwwN~anit~hlnasviBarBg


The Transformations exhibition combines the traveling exhibit The Lives They Left
Behind with historical insights and a study of care facilities and programs for treating
mental illness in the Gainesville, Florida area.
These different components show how our understanding of mental illnesses and
treatments for these conditions changed dramatically, especially in the past 100
years. While patients could be sent to the Willard facility and remain there for life,
now we focus on treating and bringing back into the community those with such a
diagnosis.
Instead of leaving their lives behind, psychiatric patients increasingly receive
treatments that help them retain rather than lose their humanity.


~Jhi




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at the UF HSC Library through November 21st The Transformations exhibition combines the traveling exhibit The Lives They Left Behind with historical insights and a study of care facilities and programs for treating mental illness in the Gainesville, Florida area. These different components show how our understanding of mental illnesses and treatments for these conditions changed dramatically, especially in the past 100 years. While patients could be sent to the Willard facility and remain there for life, now we focus on treating and bringing back into the community those with such a diagnosis. Instead of leaving their lives behind, psychiatric patients increasingly receive treatments that help them retain rather than lose their humanity. gtyt|M The Exhibition Sponsored byNAMI Gainesville, an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness; Dr. Bruce Stevens; The Chapman Chapter of the Go ld Humanism Honor Society; and The Thomas Maren Foundation Fund. The Lives They Left BehindSuitcases from a State Hospital Attic


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at the UF HSC Library through November 21st The Transformations exhibition combines the traveling exhibit The Lives They Left Behind with historical insights and a study of care facilities and programs for treating mental illness in the Gainesville, Florida area. These different components show how our understanding of mental illnesses and treatments for these conditions changed dramatically, especially in the past 100 years. While patients could be sent to the Willard facility and remain there for life, now we focus on treating and bringing back into the community those with such a diagnosis. Instead of leaving their lives behind, psychiatric patients increasingly receive treatments that help them retain rather than lose their humanity. gtyt|M The Exhibition Sponsored byNAMI Gainesville, an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness; Dr. Bruce Stevens; The Chapman Chapter of the Go ld Humanism Honor Society; and The Thomas Maren Foundation Fund. The Lives They Left BehindSuitcases from a State Hospital Attic