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


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  • 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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