Understanding and Compassion: Essential Ingredients to Mental Health Reform

In the wake of the devastating Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut, mental health reform is back in the national spotlight. There are risks associated with mental health reform when it comes to crime prevention. These risks include, but are not limited to, stigma associated with seeking treatment, concerns of involuntary commitment and even preventative detention, employment issues, civil rights violations and other issues.  Read Full Article.

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