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Mental Health Community Taking a Closer Look at Laura’s Law

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is another take on the idea of court ordered and enforced outpatient treatment for the mentally ill.  This is similar to the Kendra’s Law in New York, but this comes out for California. … Continue reading

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Families, mental-health groups disagree on how best to continue Kendra’s Law

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThe last time I posted something on this topic, I was blasted by several comments.  In order to show as many sides to this story as possible, I will therefore post any articles I … Continue reading

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Community Responds to Cornell Suicides

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Here is a follow up article to my previous post about the elevated suicide statistics at Cornell.  This article is from the Harvard Crimson.  This is a very scary phenomenon … Continue reading

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Let’s make Kendra’s Law permanent

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image by Annie Mole via Flickr I knew nothing of the Kendra’s Law until reading this article.  After reading it, though, I did have one of those “ah-ha!” moments and found myself wondering … Continue reading

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