Anna Kiedrzynek

Journalist, Newsweek Polska, Warsaw

Milena Jesenská Visiting Fellow
(September – November 2020)


A Journey to the Two Opposite Worlds of Mental Health Care in the Visegrad Countries

The project’s goal is to describe two separate worlds of mental health care in the Visegrad countries: the anachronistic state-based systems of large psychiatric institutions on the one hand and the privatized sphere of psychiatry as modern “management technique”, shaped by the free market’s demand, on the other.