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*  In rare cases, outpatient commitment for mentally ill can be crucial tool - The Boston Globe
Naomi Dworkin writes: In my training as a psychiatrist, I saw outpatient commitment being used in a helpful, thoughtful way. It ... In rare cases, outpatient commitment for mentally ill can be crucial tool. * ... as so many of the severely mentally ill now find themselves. ... In my training as a psychiatrist, I saw outpatient commitment ... 1), I disagree with his assessment that outpatient commitment for psychiatric patients should be considered as harmful. ...
https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/letters/2013/01/04/rare-cases-outpatient-commitment-for-mentally-ill-can-crucial-tool/y18Jz8iIy71igGZNLfIHfN/story.html
*  Use of Involuntary Outpatient Commitment in Community Care of the Seriously and Persistently Mentally Ill Patient
Involuntary Outpatient Commitment of the Mentally Ill  Wilk, Ruta J. (1988-04) ... Use of Involuntary Outpatient Commitment in Community Care of the Seriously and Persistently Mentally Ill Patient. Creator. ... Use of Involuntary Outpatient Commitment in Community Care of the Seriously and Persistently Mentally Ill Patient  Smith, ... Involuntary outpatient commitment (IOC) in some form has been adopted by all states as an alternative to hospital commitment. ...
https://repository.library.georgetown.edu/handle/10822/884013
*  Research on the Coercion of Persons with Severe Mental Illness | SpringerLink
Wilk, R. (1988). Involuntary outpatient commitment of the mentally ill. Social Work, 33, 133-137.PubMedGoogle Scholar ... Miller, R. (1988). Outpatient civil commitment of the mentally ill: An overview and an update. Behavioral Sciences and the Law ... For example, homeless mentally ill persons on the streets of virtually every large urban area raise the issue of whether these ... Solomon, P., Draine J., and Delaney, M. A. (1995). The use of restraining orders by families of severely mentally ill adults. ...
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4757-9727-5_9
*  Chapter 122C - Article 5
Part 7. Involuntary Commitment of the Mentally Ill; Facilities for the Mentally Ill. ... Inmate becoming mentally ill and dangerous to himself or others.. (a) An inmate who becomes mentally ill and dangerous to ... Research at State facilities for the mentally ill.. (a) For research purposes, State facilities for the mentally ill may be ... The admission or commitment to a facility of an alleged mentally ill individual, an alleged substance abuser, or an alleged ...
https://www.ncleg.net/EnactedLegislation/Statutes/HTML/ByArticle/Chapter_122C/Article_5.html
*  Humber, James M. [WorldCat Identities]
Is the involuntary commitment of the mentally ill morally proper? How can we determine proper psychiatric care in a managed ... complex issues presented when treating mentally ill patients. Regarding involuntary commitment, Theodore Benditt and Gerard ... for the mentally ill, experimentation using human subjects, forms of genetic interven tion, suicide, and euthanasia. ...
http://worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n79-76637/
*  Contemporary Issues in Biomedical Ethics | SpringerLink
Comments on Brock's "Involuntary Commitment of the Mentally Ill: Some Moral Issues" ...
https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-1-4612-6239-8
*  FORCES International - Forces Archive
2. Nationwide, consumer-survivors preach against involuntary commitment of the severely mentally ill, arguing for their "right ...
http://www.forces.org/Archive/writers/294-Bookcase+Scientific+Frauds+Junk+Science+Debunking+and+Political+Correctness.html
*  Alamo/Danville/San Ramon police logs: Auto burglary, petty thefts reported
COMMITMENT - 8:36 p.m. Police assisted with the commitment of a mentally ill person, 400 block of West El Pintado Road. ... COMMITMENT - 1:50 p.m. Police assisted with the commitment of a mentally ill person, Cedarwood Loop and Cedarwood Way. ... the biggest move in a series of reforms spurred by the 2015 beating death of mentally ill inmate Michael Tyree. ... Illinois' GOP governor in tight race battling far-right insurgent March 20, 2018, 8:39 pm. ...
https://www.mercurynews.com/2014/01/14/alamodanvillesan-ramon-police-logs-auto-burglary-petty-thefts-reported/
*  LISTSERV 16.0 - MEDLIB-L Archives
Some terms that might be helpful: Commitment of mentally ill/lj ; involuntary commitment; competence; legal capacity; ...
https://list.uvm.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A2=ind1711c&L=MEDLIB-L&P=74
*  Probate Court
orders involuntary commitments of mentally ill or chemically dependent persons, and *hears and decides trust and estate ...
http://www.richlandonline.com/Government/Courts-and-Judicial-System/Probate-Court
*  VM -- Table of Contents, January 2009
Outpatient Commitment: A Treatment Tool for the Mentally Ill?. Commentary by Scott C. Fears and Ann Hackman. Full Text , PDF. ...
http://virtualmentor.ama-assn.org/2009/01/toc-0901.html
*  The Religious Mindset by Jonathan Rosenblum
Legal restrictions of involuntary commitment of the mentally ill will not be loosened. And no matter how much statistical ...
http://www.jewishworldreview.com/jonathan/rosenblum_religious_mindset.php3
*  Ritalin Law Review- New Hampshire
Civil Commitment of the Mentally Ill, 87 Harv. L. Rev. 110, 1194-96 (1974). ... mentally ill and to subject him to involuntary psychiatric treatment without affording him additional due process protections. ... Court has in recent years established a right for both incompetent and mentally ill patients to be free from unnecessary ... Our cases recognize as much and reflect an understanding that involuntary commitment to a mental hospital is not within the ...
http://www.cognitiveliberty.org/neuro/ritalin/ritalin_law_review_1.html
*  Online Syllabi: SOCI 365
Part 2) Discuss the tensions and controversies surrounding involuntary commitment of the mentally ill. What solutions/ ... An online class requires regular participation and a commitment to your instructor and your classmates to regularly engage in ...
http://www.ccis.edu/syllabi/online/sprg1/soci/365.aspx
*  99195 -- Adams v. Board of Sedgwick County Comm'rs -- Luckert -- Kansas Supreme Court
This means that at the time of commitment Adam was a "mentally ill person . . . who also lacks capacity to make an informed ... determining whether a person is a mentally ill person subject to involuntary commitment; (3) admitting and discharging ... finds by clear and convincing evidence that the patient continues to be a mentally ill person subject to involuntary commitment ... In reaching this decision, the court cited several cases arising in contexts other than the treatment of mentally ill patients ...
http://www.kscourts.org/Cases-and-Opinions/opinions/supct/2009/20090904/99195.htm
*  Kansas v. Hendricks, 117 S.Ct. 2072, 138 L.Ed.2d 501 (1997).
... "mentally ill" and dangerous individual); Allen v. Illinois, 478 U.S. 364, 366 (1986) (Illinois statute permitting commitment of ... Although Kansas already had a statute addressing the involuntary commitment of those defined as "mentally ill," the legislature ... The Mentally Ill in America (1949) (tracing history of civil commitment in the 18th and 19th centuries); G. Grob, Mental ... "civil commitment procedure." Kan. Stat. Ann., Article 29 (1994) ("Care and Treatment for Mentally Ill Persons"), §59-29a01 ( ...
https://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/95-1649.ZO.html
*  Addington v. Texas :: 441 U.S. 418 (1979) :: Justia US Supreme Court Center
It also distinguished a civil commitment from a criminal conviction by noting that, under Texas law, the mentally ill patient ... The jury found that appellant was mentally ill and that he required hospitalization, and the trial court ordered his commitment ... The jury found that appellant was mentally ill and that he required hospitalization, and the trial court ordered his commitment ... Civil Commitment of the Mentally Ill: Theories and Procedures, 79 Harv.L.Rev. 1288, 1291 (1966); Note, Due Process and the ...
https://supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/441/418/
*  StarTribune - Print Page
In his 24-year career, he personally investigated and steered to civil commitment 100 mentally ill and dangerous sexual ... If convicted, he could be held for a lifetime civil commitment -- all because of Martinson's initiative. ...
http://www.startribune.com/printarticle/?id=184859801
*  Forensic Psychiatry Fellowships
During a rotation in the Pierce County Jail, residents focus on the treatment of the incarcerated mentally ill offender and ... 2. Learn the principles and current trends in the legal regulation of psychiatric practice; e.g. civil commitment, ... Luke's Medical Center, Illinois ++. Saint Vincents Hospital/ N.Y. Medical College ++. Southern Illinois University School Of ... The three settings for clinical experiences are: the Regional Forensic Unit, a 55 bed unit, where mentally ill, unsentenced ...
http://www.emory.edu/AAPL/fellow.htm
*  HOUSE JOURNAL for May 26, 1999 - South Carolina Legislature Online
RELATING TO APPEALS OF PROBATE COURT ORDERS REGARDING THE COMMITMENT OF MENTALLY ILL PERSONS; 49-19-1080, RELATING TO APPEAL OF ... 2. The Value of Marital Commitment: Commitment to marriage provides a wealth of rich benefits that are not enjoyed in ... That the members of the House of Representatives do hereby express their commitment to the continued support and encouragement ... Miller and Harvin: A HOUSE RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE COMMITMENT OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO THE CONTINUED ...
http://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess113_1999-2000/hj99/19990526.htm
*  The Evolution of Disability Rights Litigation: Evolutions in Advocacy. A Brief History: The Bible to Bedlam to Bill Johnson
Parens Patriae and the Civil Commitment of the Mentally Ill: A Patient's Perspective, 16 Am. J. Forensic. Psychiatry 29 (1995). ... The Improper Drugging of Mentally Ill and Mentally Handicapped Persons,' the several-volume report, thousands of pages long, ... 17 Constitutional Rights of the Mentally Ill, Hearings before the Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights of the Committee on the ... 5, §20 (1744) (giving parish overseer or constable authority to keep and cure mentally ill), and An Act for Regulating ...
http://mn.gov/mnddc/disability-litigation/evolution-in-advocacy-history.html
*  Mental Health Systems Act of 1980 - Wikipedia
Thomas, Alexander (1998). "Ronald Reagan and the Commitment of the Mentally Ill: Capital, Interest Groups, and the Eclipse of ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mental_Health_Systems_Act_of_1980
*  ANDREWS, petitioner, 368 Mass. 468
... commitment of a mentally ill person. [481-486] In order to obtain an original order of commitment at the hearing of a petition ... 123 pertains in its entirety to the commitment and treatment of mentally ill and mentally retarded persons. The provision in c ... 825, 829 (1974) (proof beyond a reasonable doubt); Note, Civil Commitment of the Mentally Ill: Theories and Procedures, 79 Harv ... 1288, 1291 (1966) (proof by clear and convincing evidence); Developments in the Law -- Civil Commitment of the Mentally Ill, 87 ...
http://masscases.com/cases/sjc/368/368mass468.html
*  A Literature Review: Psychiatric Boarding | ASPE
Each state has varying laws and requirements surrounding commitment, forced hospitalization of mentally ill individuals, and ... the use of law enforcement.90 Typically, the commitment process involves law enforcement officers taking mentally ill ... Having to decide whether to admit a mentally ill patient often within five minutes, ED physicians typically choose to err on ... Community-based services are often unavailable or unaffordable to many mentally ill individuals, forcing many psychiatric ...
https://aspe.hhs.gov/basic-report/literature-review-psychiatric-boarding