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It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society. (Krishnamurti)
Anxiety, depression and aggression, which are so often treated as mental illness, are simply the unconscious response to an inevitable sense of powerlessness gained from harsh uncaring environments. (Nick Parkins paraphrase, posted 15 March 2016, accessed 19 March 2016)
Good housing is crucial for good mental health.
(Shelter cited at BBC, 11m15s, posted and accessed 2 September 2018)
[Bruce: And yet 79% of UK people with mental health issues have lived in housing that has made their mental health worse (Mind , dated 2013, accessed 5 September 2018).
A good home (e.g. safe, nature, beauty, solar energy, kinship homesteads) should be a human right!]
Life is difficult. The tendency to avoid problems and the emotional suffering inherent in them is the primary basis of all mental illness.
(M. Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled)
[Comment by Bruce: When society is also damaged, it makes it that much harder to face personal problems.]
Most mental illnesses do that. They isolate you - rather than make you want to accept other people's love or your own love.
(Billie Marten cited at BBC, posted and accessed 11 November 2018)
[So, we need a Culture of Love to overcome the scourge of mental illness!]
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