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Coroner: Nurse at CA mental hospital was strangled

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia There is something really wrong with this picture.  I don’t believe that this nurse woke up and thought, “I’ll go to work today and be killed.”  There is not an … Continue reading

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Bus killer Li should be allowed outside: This story contains disturbing details Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/canada/manitoba/story/2010/05/31/man-vince-li-review-board.html#ixzz0pjoEGUxd

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis story was disturbing enough at the time it happened, but now to see that this man may get to have some freedom of movement and go outside makes me very uncomfortable.  I know … Continue reading

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Police: Hospital shooter mentally ill, had grudge

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchExplain to me why we don’t need any type of restrictions on gun ownership and why mental patients do not need to stay on their medications.  It seems that we are seeing more and … Continue reading

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Second competency hearing sought before mental health patient’s murder trial

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchWhat is the answer for a situation like this.  I believe that each of us is responsible for our actions, but what if you act because you believe you are being controlled by someone … Continue reading

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Murder in Fresno Doubles, Mental Health Plays a Role

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchUnfortunately, with cutbacks and loss of psychiatric beds for treatment, this story will be seen and heard more and more.  Mental illness is real.  You cannot just try to ignore or delete it.  Not … Continue reading

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Accused mom ‘has had some mental health treatment’

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis article deals with a tragedy.  A child is dead.  There is no reason or excuse for this to happen. That said, I posted this article because of two things.  First, the “mental health” … Continue reading

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Murder case resumes against Nichols Hills physician Courts: psychologist says that father may wail during trial in 9-year-old’s death

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s a follow-up to the previous post I made about the death of this man’s son.  I was glad to see that he was found competent to stand trial, but I do believe he … Continue reading

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Mental health defense pursued

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis is just ridiculous.  Bipolar disorder does not predispose someone to murder innocent children or mutilate them and the family pet.  There is something more going on here, such as cocaine abuse which is … Continue reading

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Tylar Witt, 15, Pleads Insanity in Mom’s Murder

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an interesting article that I know I will keep watching closely.  Another attempt to blur the lines between mental illness and criminality.  I believe that all people are responsible for their actions, and … Continue reading

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TYC: Fewer Teens Discharged Over Mental Illness

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchWhen I read the original article this post is talking about, I was angry.  Then I realized this is just about par for the course.  Texas is near the bottom, if not at the … Continue reading

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