By Bruce L. Black
Appropriate and thought-provoking, describes a brand new and resourceful method of the wishes of de-institutionalised humans returning to care locally. It indicates that there's a tough yet dynamic contribution to be made by way of all group psychological medical experts in restoring dignity to the lives of these who've tragically been robbed of this type of uncomplicated human desire.
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112–13) Sharing in the common universe of meaning, as the background for our own socialization, creates the basis for shared action. The particular experience of the ex-patient, in the process of becoming a ‘mental patient’, is an example of the political role of therapeutic enterprise in personal life. Institutionalization, combining coercive physical relocation and rearrangement of thought to comply with a dictated reality, extends the therapeutic mode of social control. Berger and Luckmann address this form of internal domination: Such a conceptual machinery (therapy) permits its therapeutic application by the appropriate specialists and may also be internalized by the individual afflicted with the deviant condition.
Again, in Freire’s words, In order for the oppressed to be able to wage the struggle for their liberation, they must perceive the reality of oppression not as a closed world from which there is no exit, but as a limiting situation which they can transform. (Freire, 1968, p. 34) As discussed above, Dialogue is the vehicle for uncovering the existential reality and opening it to critical reflection. Dialogue cannot be professional interviewing, application of therapeutic technology, instructions for improved functioning or casual conversation.
The bond is forged by acknowledging the essential human quality that comes from being part of history, from being socially alive, and therefore actually or potentially a creative participant in shaping the future, even in a 34 The theory of advocacy/empowerment practice microcosmic context. It is in this socially human crucible that the enduring, inherent and inextricable bond is made between political life and personal or pragmatic life. In our perspective, each of these aspects of every person is woven into the other, each a tendency without the capacity to lose its omnipresent life.