Power Relations - I

Power Relations - I: Advice of an old-school psychiatrist to a young trainee on managing a domineering drug-seeker as Foucault frowns from heaven
Awais Aftab

till he knows who is in charge."
restrain and medicate,
restrain and medicate,
A hint of any more trouble:
Give him a taste of humiliation
You have to take control

How obnoxious is he!
Manipulating other patients into giving him their meds
Shouting at nurses and doctors
The benzos and the opiates
And make us prescribe what he wants
"He thinks he can raise a storm


Speed Test said…
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