Caring for the Mind

Caring for the Mind

DVD1973 20 Minutes

For 15 year olds. Brief description of difference between mental illness and mental handicap.

Mental illness and handicap are shown. The first half of the film deals with mental illness and some of its causes and the ways in which it can be treated. A woman describes her own breakdown and different types of mental illness are shown. Secondly, mentally handicapped children are shown learning self reliance and simple skills. Made for 15 year olds in 1973 and therefore the treatments are not going to be up-to-date.

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£19.50 plus postage