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Mandating outpatient treatment for certain people with severe mental illness, while controversial, results in substantial cost savings by cutting hospitalizations and increasing outpatient care.
A screening tool used in general hospitals to detect suicide risk among patients who have self harmed should be ditched.
As the nation recovers from the recent devastation caused by severe weather, mental health professionals are assessing how children respond to disasters.
Easter is awarded Treatment Advocacy Center honors for her efforts in pushing Tennessee legislation that established a pilot program for individuals with untreated severe mental illness
Professor Thomas Szasz, iconic champion for liberty, pioneer in the fight against coercive psychiatry and co-founder of Citizens Commission on Human Rights, has passed away at the age of 92.
The relationship between untreated severe mental illness and violence is well-established.
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