Asylum Magazine for Democratic Psychiatry has been running for 30 years, acting as a platform to voice and discuss all perspectives on mental health.

Welcome to Asylum magazine’s new website in development.


After many years the old website is being updated.   Current issues and new blog postings are still available.  Please bear with us as we develop other sections of the site.

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We are in the process of organizing and structuring 30 years of contributions, ideas and content

so that more is available online.

If you are looking for a particular article please use the search facility.


If you have design suggestions for the website, do please contact us.

Knowing your thoughts helps greatly.

Apologies for any inconvenience as the website is restructured and upgraded.

  • reply Philip Virden ,

    Thanks very much to whoever helped with the new look website. It’s looking good!

    • reply Ian Parker ,

      Thanks Alex and everyone involved in this salvage operation, it looks very nice.

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