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Social Exclusion in a Mental Health Court

  title={Social Exclusion in a Mental Health Court},
  author={Sue-Ann Belle MacDonald and Audrey Michaud},
This article is based on a study, inspired by institutional ethnographic methods, of a mental health court (MHC) situated in Montreal, Canada. The focus of this article is on the qualitative results of the project, namely, the perceptions and experiences of accused (N=20) who were involved in the court as well as key actors (N=10) who make up the multidisciplinary team. In addition, findings from participant observation and a quantitative review of court files are drawn upon to flesh out the… Expand

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