Mental Illness in 2010: Top Under-Reported Stories
Tragedies make headlines. Too often, these tragedies involve victims or perpetrators with severe mental illness and could have been prevented if only there had been timely treatment. Here are our top under-reported stories in severe mental illness for 2010 - the could-have-been headlines for the little-told news.
Our hope for 2011 is that more of them come to light.
Feds subsidize the fight against treatment for the most severely mentally ill
State officials ignore legislators and voters, refusing to use AOT laws
De-institutionalization turned into re-institutionalization - in jails and prisons