After an introduction by Pier Francesco Galli, some parts of the first book of the series "For a History of Psychiatric Reform in the Italian Region Umbria (Italy) - Studies and Materials on Anthropology of Health (SMAS)", by Ferruccio Giacanelli (1930-2012), titled Birth of the Movement Against Psychiatric Hospitals in Umbria and edited by the Angelo Celli Foundation for a Culture of Health of Perugia, Italy (Selci-Lama [Perugia]: Pliniana, 2014), are reprinted. The following parts are reproduced: the "Overall introduction" by Tullio Seppilli; the "Premise" by Ferruccio Giacanelli; part of Appendix B, titled "Reasons and developments of the great movement against psychiatric hospitals", by Ferruccio Giacanelli; the "Presentation" of the book by the editors (Carla Nocentini, Francesco Scotti, and Tullio Seppilli); the table of contents; a list of some publication by Ferruccio Giacanelli.
Keywords: History of psychiatry in the Italian region Umbria, movement against the psychiatric hospitals in Umbria (Italy), Italian Law no. 180/1978 for the psychiatric reform, Ferruccio Giacanelli, community psychiatry
Pier Francesco Galli, Tullio Seppilli, Ferruccio Giacanelli, Carla Nocentini, Francesco Scotti, Re-construction. The fate of mental health, today in "PSICOTERAPIA E SCIENZE UMANE" 1/2015, pp. 95-128, DOI:10.3280/PU2015-001006