The History of the Treatment of the Mentally Ill in America.

Please follow these directions:
A topic paper in APA format is to be written on the following topic: \” The History of the Treatment of the Mentally Ill in America.\” A discussion on important people along the way, federal intervention, treatment methods, popular sentiment and institutional patterns should be included. 18th, 19th, and 20th century material should be included! Conclude your paper with a personal insight into the current status of mental health treatment in the US. An abstract is required for this paper.