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Commitment of Mentally Ill

Known as: Mentally Ill Commitment, Mentally Ill Commitments 
Legal process required for the institutionalization of a patient with severe mental problems.
National Institutes of Health

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2018
2018
BACKGROUND: People who have observed or are aware that a consumer has been restrained may experience distress, confusion, concern… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
This Viewpoint discusses new models for patient-centered, long-term psychiatric care in the United States. 
2009
2009
  • M. Fisher
  • The Journal of contemporary health law and policy
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 13633253
 
2006
2006
The three main psychotherapeutic treatment modalities include individual,family, and group therapies. Many theoretic orientations… Expand
2006
2006
Based on annual reports of 21 Finnish mental hospitals from 1935 through 1949, the authors find evidence of an increased… Expand
2001
2001
  • M. L. Goff
  • Indiana law journal
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 44380475
Sociology, 1997, Virginia Commonwealth University. Special thanks to my wife, Vickey, and to my family, Mike, Denise, and Daniel… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • F. Frese
  • The Psychiatric clinics of North America
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 3830694
Advocacy organizations such as the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) and patient consumer groups are playing an ever… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In civil commitment the state applies its police and parens patriae powers in order to coerce mentally ill persons into treatment… Expand
1983
1983
Prologue: Two decades ago, the enactment of the Mental Retardation Facilities and Community Mental Health Centers Construction… Expand