Blog: Occupy Territory - 2019-07-08
Scientology likes to say they are not trying to compete with psychiatry. But the reality is that despite Hubbard saying he had developed the Introspection Rundown and thus gotten rid of the last reason for psychiatry to exist, Hubbard's policy remains that no "institutional" cases or people with "psych histories" are allowed in scientology orgs.
In 1972 Hubbard was intent upon using "Big League Sales" to get governments to offload psychiatry and take on scientology.
No explanation though about what to do with those in institutions or needing treatment for severe mental illnesses? Perhaps his thought was to follow his own advice in Science of Survival: