Mary Ellen Wilson (1864–1956) or sometimes Mary Ellen McCormack was an American whose case of child abuse led to the creation of the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. As an eight-year old, she was severely abused by her foster parents, Francis and Mary Connolly.
10 Terrifying Psychotherapy Treatments Of Yesteryear
Check out these ten terrifying treatments actually administered to patients in old sanitariums, then thank the heavens you live in the 21st century. Will FX’s new show, American Horror Story: Asylum, feature some of these horrific techniques? We certainly wouldn’t be surprised. Watch American Horror Story: Asylum. Wednesdays at 10p only on FX. Commit yourself.
I'm a therapist and keep this poster in my waiting room, apparently it's saved a few lives
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'We are fighting until the last but I'm afraid the end is threatening closer and closer': Despairing words of Hitler's bride Eva Braun in 'last letters' from beseiged bunker
A book published in Germany this week claims to have discovered the farewell letters of Hitler's bride Eva Braun which she wrote to her friend days before committing suicide with the Fuehrer in his Berlin bunker in April 1945.
History and photos of the abandoned Philadelphia State Hospital (Byberry), in Philadelphia, PA. Also known as The Philadelphia Hospital for Mental Diseases, Byberry City Farms, Byberry State Hospital, PSH