- Believed melancholy was a potential cause of behaviors believed to be the result of demons.
- Believed any evidence that that existed showing mental illness was the result of demons and sorcery was actually the result of those afflicted with mental illness being tortured (Zilboorg & Henry, 1941).
Zilboorg, G., & Henry, G. (1941). A history of medical psychology. New York, NY, US: W.W. Norton.
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