To dream that you have been committed to an insane asylum is an excellent omen. It is a prophecy that your mental powers will increase, and that you will be looked up to fox your good judgment.... The Complete Dream Book
This suggestive omen depends, for its correct interpretation, upon the circumstances of the dream.
If you remain outside the building, you should take every chance of helping those in trouble, when you may expect good fortune for yourself. But if you find yourself inside, then look out for trouble of a serious nature. ... Mystic Dream Book
Dreams of an insane asylum are venting dreams that symbolize that you are overwhelmed and are feeling out of control with the events of your life. You may be processing your shame about expressing your true feelings, and being seen as weird, strange or an outsider. See Crazy.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To be seeking asylum suggests the recognition that we need a sacred space. In the old-fashioned sense an asylum was an institution, so it may be that we are seeking safety in structure and proscribed boundaries.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: An enclosed space where we have to abide by rules imposed by others can give a sense of safety and security. Seeking asylum where one is not living in danger from our peers and compatriots suggests we are conscious that our thoughts and beliefs are not in tune with others. This may reflect a working situation.... Dream Meanings of Versatile