Family and Caregiver Schizophrenia Discussion Forum

Decriminalizing Mental Illness in AZ


#1

#2

Yes - there are some positive steps being taken in some parts of the country:

http://www.peteearley.com/2018/01/31/fairfax-countys-diversion-first-program-cites-major-successes-further-pinpoints-need-for-supportive-housing/


#3

But still a long way to go:

http://www.peteearley.com/2018/02/05/virginia-bill-would-help-end-solitary-for-inmates-with-serious-mental-illnesses-whats-happening-in-your-state/

and

http://www.peteearley.com/2017/12/01/daughter-of-murdered-officer-prefers-mercy-while-va-governor-prefers-politics/

and

http://www.peteearley.com/2017/11/20/true-stories-from-inside-prison-officer-buys-shoes-for-psychotic-prisoner-released-with-50-what-happened-next/

and

http://www.peteearley.com/2018/01/15/baltimore-incident-is-simply-latest-in-patient-dumping-hospitals-and-jails-find-creative-ways-to-rid-themselves-of-patients/

and

http://www.peteearley.com/2017/12/18/a-way-to-insure-federal-agencies-are-focused-on-mental-illness-call-a-private-citizen-to-testify-at-next-senate-hearing/

http://www.peteearley.com/2017/12/12/hows-your-state-compare-spending-on-mental-health/