This incredible video describes people in Victorian times put in insane asylums. It is beyond shocking. At this time, people who had Learning Disabiliies were shut up for years there too and given terrible treatments, including Laura Stephen, the half-sister of Virginia Woolf.
It's easy to look back and cringe but what will our future societies say about the way we treat inmates of Psych Wards today?
Secrets from the Asylum Episode #2 -