Monthly Archives: February 2011

Glenn Close on mental illness: ‘Say it out loud’

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an article from USAToday that describes how mental illness plays no favorites.   No one is immune from being touched by mental illness.  It really doesn’t matter who you are or how much money … Continue reading

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SF police getting crisis intervention training

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search For quite some time now, I have showcased many articles that show the trend of utilizing the police to deal with the mentally ill instead of getting them treatment.  Our prisons and jails … Continue reading

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Budget Jail Officials: Mental Health Cuts Hurt Everyone

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an article from the Texas Tribune about the effect on a state budget when mental health services are cut.  I don’t really understand the thinking behind cutting services for this already under-served population.  … Continue reading

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