Skin: Mental Health (1982)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Simi Bedford

  • Director

    Trevor Hampton

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1982

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • West Indians and Schizophrenia Alternative

Synopsis

Report on the findings of recent studies about the treatment that West Indians a nd Asians are receiving from British psychiatric services. suggests that cultura l differences, language probvlems and the outmoded attitudes of some of the psychiatrists are resulting in misdiagnosi s and second-class treatment of these patients

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