Friday, September 18, 2015

Listen to the Treatment Advocacy Center on National Public Radio.

 "Jails and prisons are not designed to care for people with psychiatric illnesses that cause them to act out or not understand their environment. Incarceration also places the severely ill in a situation where other people might want to harm them," said Treatment Advocacy Center Executive Director John Snook.
http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/thepulse/item/86191-the-implications-of-putting-the-mentally-ill-behind-bars-instead-of-in-hospitals

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