We Heart Pictures | Lucy+Ravi | Colourful Tropicana Wedding at the Asylum Chapel-Caroline Gardens

We Heart Pictures | Lucy+Ravi | Colourful Tropicana Wedding at the Asylum Chapel-Caroline Gardens

Sent to the Asylum: The Victorian Women Locked Up Because They Were Suffering From Stress, Post Natal Depression and Anxiety

Sent to the asylum: The Victorian women locked up because they were suffering from stress, post natal depression and anxiety

Her Story: Sent to the Asylum: Victorian Women Locked Up Because They Were Suffering From Stress, Post Natal Depression and Anxiety. I'd have been locked up too and I'm only O.

Pastel Flowers in Jam Jars | Bride in Jesus Peiro Bridal Gown | Intimate Wedding | The Asylum in London | Candles, Festoon Lights & DIY Decor | Pastel Bridal Bouquet | Images by Frances Sales Photography | http://www.rockmywedding.co.uk/hannah-evan/

Jesus Peiro Bridal Gown for an Intimate Wedding at The Asylum in London with Candles, Festoon Lights & DIY Decor. Pastel Bridal Bouquet & Designer Miu Miu Shoes.

Pastel Flowers in Jam Jars | Bride in Jesus Peiro Bridal Gown | Intimate Wedding | The Asylum in London | Candles, Festoon Lights & DIY Decor | Pastel Bridal Bouquet | Images by Frances Sales Photography | http://www.rockmywedding.co.uk/hannah-evan/

Sarah Gardner, in an insane asylum. Diagnosis: Insanity caused by anxiety. Women could find themselves labelled insane and locked up in madhouses for a range of conditions – from postnatal depression to anxiety to alcoholism or senile dementia, and even for social transgressions such as infidelity (‘moral insanity’).

Sent to the asylum: The Victorian women locked up because they were suffering from stress, post natal depression and anxiety

Sarah Gardner, in an insane asylum. Diagnosis: Insanity caused by anxiety. Women could find themselves labelled insane and locked up in madhouses for a range of conditions – from postnatal depression to anxiety to alcoholism or senile dementia, and even for social transgressions such as infidelity (‘moral insanity’).

We Heart Pictures | Lucy+Ravi | Colourful Tropicana Wedding at the Asylum Chapel-Caroline Gardens

We Heart Pictures | Lucy+Ravi | Colourful Tropicana Wedding at the Asylum Chapel-Caroline Gardens

A suffragist on a hunger strike, being forcibly fed with a nasal tube London, ca. 1911.

A Suffragette Describes What It Felt Like to Be Force-Fed

A suffragist on a hunger strike, being forcibly fed with a nasal tube London, ca. 1911.

Portraits of patients at Victorian lunatic asylum treated for 'mania and melancholia' | Daily Mail Online

Harrowing pictures of the mentally ill housed in Victorian asylum

Portraits of patients at Victorian lunatic asylum treated for 'mania and melancholia' | Daily Mail Online

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