Here Professor A.K. Dewdney questions how Sigmund Freud’s unproven theories form the basis of psychotherapy and further frame the diagnosis of an inmate’s mental health used at parole hearings. Bill Richmond argues against Correction Canada’s sentencing system and its contradictions and offers considerations for a healthier approach to rehabilitation.

KEYWORDS: psychological hoax, deterrents for crime, humanitarian approach, social disease, childhood victimization

Coded by: Kelly E Marshall