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*  Due Diligence and Lack Thereof on Proposed Homeless Shelter | Voice of OC
It's wrong that mentally ill people live under freeway bridges in a developed nation. The problem is that you can't even get ... When we arrived the church people were passing out flyers, pinning orange pro-shelter propaganda on people. We set up a table ... It's all about education, see, and at this point the County cares much more about their ill-conceived gesture than they do ... A majority of the council has expressed concern over Supervisor Shawn Nelson's proposal to open a 200-person homeless shelter ...
https://voiceofoc.org/2015/10/due-diligence-and-lack-thereof-on-proposed-homeless-shelter/
*  EWTN.com - GOD'S IMAGE IN THE MENTALLY ILL PERSON
... "that the Mentally Ill Person is a Faithful Image of God."Not as many in Christian thought sees the mentally ill as a deformed ... GOD'S IMAGE IN THE MENTALLY ILL PERSON. Question from Ed on 3/5/2013: ... But the Pope and the Cardinal have already done a great deal in insisting publicly that the mentally ill are images of God and ... Do you think that enough is being done by the Church and/or the secular world to help the mentally ill? ...
http://www.ewtn.com/v/experts/showmessage.asp?Pgnu=1&Pg=Forum13&recnu=12&number=626832
*  Housing Mentally Ill Homeless People Makes Economic Sense - Scientific American
They found that it cost the same amount of money in public fundsnamely $40,500 a yearto house a mentally ill homeless person as ... Housing the mentally ill is no more expensive than leaving them on the street, concludes a study by researchers from the ... For two years, the study tracked nearly 5,000 homeless people suffering from severe mental illness in New York City. The ... "A considerable amount of public dollars is spent essentially maintaining people in a state of homelessness," lead author Dennis ...
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/housing-mentally-ill-home/
*  'Mentally ill people don't belong in solitary...
Mentally ill people don't belong in solitary confinement'. Author Newstalk ZB Staff, Section. Audio, Publish Date. Thursday, 27 ... So much so that the United Nations now calls for mentally ill people not to be held in seclusion at all." ... told Larry Williams there's a large number of mentally ill people in New Zealand's prison system. ... "These people do not belong in segregation. Segregation, or solitary confinement, is known to make them worse. ...
http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/on-air/mike-hosking-breakfast/audio/dr-sharon-shalev-mentally-ill-people-dont-belong-in-solitary-confinement/?region=christchurch
*  New disorder could classify millions of people as mentally ill | The BMJ
Millions of people could be mislabeled as mentally ill when psychiatry's bible of diagnoses is updated in May, warns a senior ... Personal View: The new somatic symptom disorder in DSM-5 risks mislabeling many people as mentally ill ... among health people in the general population. ... New disorder could classify millions of people as mentally ill ...
https://www.bmj.com/press-releases/2013/03/18/new-disorder-could-classify-millions-people-mentally-ill
*  Report: Many mentally ill people needlessly in nursing homes
A federal investigation has found that Louisiana unnecessarily isolates and segregates thousands of mentally ill people in ... Report: Many mentally ill people needlessly in nursing homes 1 year 3 weeks 3 days ago Wednesday, December 28 2016 Dec 28, 2016 ... A federal investigation has found that Louisiana unnecessarily isolates and segregates thousands of mentally ill people in ... The department, which opened its investigation in 2014, says many mentally ill residents confined in nursing facilities can and ...
http://www.wbrz.com/news/report-many-mentally-ill-people-needlessly-in-nursing-homes
*  How to love someone who is mentally ill (person) by browncat - Everything2.com
How to love someone who is mentally ill (person). See all of How to love someone who is mentally ill, there are 5 more in this ... D]espite best intentions, we are who we are, and some mentally ill individuals (even when medicated) simply lack the capacity ... How can I really condemn a person for acting in a way that is very much a part of her nature, a part of her illness?. I'm not ... Medication these days is very good, and I would like to believe that any bipolar person can be helped and lead a normal life as ...
https://everything2.com/user/browncat/writeups/How+to+love+someone+who+is+mentally+ill
*  How many innocent people killed by mentally ill? - CentralMaine.com
Tux Turkel apparently has a profound acuity to obtain facts and information regarding police shootings of people with mental ... People are mentally ill through no fault of their own. Police and innocent people certainly do not die at the hands of mentally ... How many innocent people killed by mentally ill?. As a journalist, Tux Turkel apparently has a profound acuity to obtain facts ... then report on the mentally ill killed by police and the police and innocents killed by mentally ill. I look forward to that ...
http://www.centralmaine.com/2012/12/16/how-many-innocent-people-killed-by-mentally-ill__2012-12-15/
*  How do laws prevent mentally ill people from buying guns?
... Parkland school shooter bought AR-15 legally. By DAVID SHORTELL, CNN ... How is a person with mental illness blocked from buying a gun?. Under federal law, a person can be tallied in a database and ... If the person was taken in for mental treatment involuntarily but was not requested to be held past 72 hours, he is not blocked ... "We have a system to prevent people who aren't supposed to get guns from getting guns, and if there are gaps there then we need ...
https://www.wsls.com/news/politics/how-do-laws-prevent-mentally-ill-people-from-buying-guns
*  ER-WCPT: Physios can prevent early death in mentally ill people | The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
ER-WCPT: Physios can prevent early death in mentally ill people. 18 November 2016 - 4:09pm ... People with mental illness tend to die 15-20 years before the general population, mostly because of cardiovascular disease,' he ... Physiotherapists can help address the scandal of premature mortality among people with mental illness, said Brendon Stubbs, ... while for people with schizophrenia it had shortened. ...
http://www.csp.org.uk/news/2016/11/18/er-wcpt-physios-can-prevent-early-death-mentally-ill-people
*  Allowing mentally ill people to access firearms is not fueling mass shootings
... January 4, 2018 by Miranda Lynne Baumann And ... Illinois State University Explore further: Is firearm violence greater among the mentally ill? ... The myth of the armed and dangerous mentally ill. Our study draws on data from the groundbreaking MacArthur Violence Risk ... Is firearm violence greater among the mentally ill?. June 9, 2016 A new study finds that the majority of mental health ...
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-01-mentally-ill-people-access-firearms.html
*  Media dis&dat: India joins worldwide efforts to unchain mentally ill people
India joins worldwide efforts to unchain mentally ill people From the Times of India:. NEW DELHI, India -- India is all set to ... be part of the global movement to free mentally ill people from chains. A shameful practice often referred to as a blot on ... The bill also says that mentally ill patients can't be subject to compulsory tonsuring (shaving of head hair) and have to wear ... "chaining of mentally ill patients in any manner or form". It also prohibits electro-convulsive therapy without the use of ...
http://media-dis-n-dat.blogspot.com/2011/03/india-joins-worldwide-efforts-to.html
*  Mentally ill people in United States jails and prisons - Wikipedia
... as a direct cause of the rise of mentally ill people in prisons. In the 2010 study "More mentally ill persons are in jails and ... other research claims that mentally ill offenders have higher rates of recidivism. Mentally ill people experience solitary ... ill people in prisons throughout the 1970s and 1980s and found a strong correlation between the amount of mentally ill persons ... While much research claims mentally ill offenders have comparable rates of recidivism to non-mentally ill offenders, ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mentally_ill_people_in_United_States_jails_and_prisons
*  Is avoiding jail better for addicts or mentally ill people who commit crimes? - WCPO Cincinnati, OH
Is avoiding jail better for addicts or mentally ill people who commit crimes?. Lisa Bernard-Kuhn, Craig McKee 5:00 AM, Feb 28, ... "The benefit to the county … is that keeping people out of the courts and keeping people out of jails and moving them into ... They're not waiting until the person overdoses, but being a little bit more proactive and finding people who are at risk and ... As leaders scramble for solutions, Fallon is among those eager to try a new approach: Keeping people out of jail in the first ...
https://www.wcpo.com/news/local-news/hamilton-county/cincinnati/is-avoiding-jail-better-for-addicts-or-mentally-ill-people-who-commit-crimes
*  Media dis&dat: Homeless and mentally ill people in Michigan struggle to find their place
In an office at 339 S. Division Ave., she works with people who are considered chronically mentally ill. They have ... Homeless and mentally ill people in Michigan struggle to find their place ... Even the mentally ill who are able to hold full-time jobs encounter challenges.. Class, who moved back with her parents, said ... If a person has no money and does not qualify for Social Security disability, Hawkins said, often, the only place she can refer ...
http://media-dis-n-dat.blogspot.com/2011/03/homeless-and-mentally-ill-people-in.html
*  Trump Blames Texas Shooting On Mental Health, Yet Made It Easier For Mentally Ill People To Buy Guns
... ByLani Seelinger ... One of those was a law preventing people who were too mentally ill to manage their own disability benefits from buying guns. ... perhaps they would be more likely to either prevent severely mentally ill people from acquiring guns (which they haven't done) ... Trump has also made it easier for severely mentally ill people to buy guns. ...
https://www.bustle.com/p/trump-blames-texas-shooting-on-mental-health-yet-made-it-easier-for-mentally-ill-people-to-buy-guns-3232047
*  Mentally Ill Persons Who Commit Crimes: Punishment or Treatment? | Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law
Mentally Ill Persons Who Commit Crimes: Punishment or Treatment? Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to you from ... Mentally Ill Persons Who Commit Crimes: Punishment or Treatment?. Yuval Melamed. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry ... Guilty but mentally ill is not a defense, but rather a court ruling that the individual is guilty and a candidate for ... Melville JD, Naimark D: Punishing the insane: the verdict of guilty but mentally ill. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 30:553-5, 2002. ...
http://jaapl.org/content/38/1/100
*  MP backs move to give greater protection to mentally ill people - Julian Huppert | MP for Cambridge
We need to reduce the stigma of mental illness, and end discrimination against people who are or have been mentally ill. ... MP backs move to give greater protection to mentally ill people. 14 September, 2012 No Comments ... "If this Bill passes, for example, people will no longer be able to be exempted from jury service on the basis of mental ill ... Julian said: "We are all fully aware of the problems faced by people who have suffered mental ill health especially in finding ...
http://www.cambridgelibdems.org.uk/mp-backs-move-to-give-greater-protection-to-mentally-ill-people/
*  Before Killings-- Same Dummy Sheriff Blamed Increased Violence on "Mentally Ill People" | Public Advocate of the U.S.
once blamed policymakers for violence in his county because they had stopped institutionalizing mentally ill people.. ... Before Killings-- Same Dummy Sheriff Blamed Increased Violence on "Mentally Ill People". January 10, 2011. ... www.cnsnews.com/news/article/sheriff-dupnik-blamed-mentally-ill-and-i ... radio and television talk shows were somehow responsible for inciting a man who may be mentally disturbed to kill six people ...
http://publicadvocateusa.org/news/article.php?article=6461
*  The Use of the Insanity Defense as a Jail Diversion Mechanism for Mentally Ill Persons Charged With Misdemeanors | Journal of...
The Use of the Insanity Defense as a Jail Diversion Mechanism for Mentally Ill Persons Charged With Misdemeanors. Michele N. ... The Use of the Insanity Defense as a Jail Diversion Mechanism for Mentally Ill Persons Charged With Misdemeanors ... The Use of the Insanity Defense as a Jail Diversion Mechanism for Mentally Ill Persons Charged With Misdemeanors ... The Use of the Insanity Defense as a Jail Diversion Mechanism for Mentally Ill Persons Charged With Misdemeanors ...
http://jaapl.org/content/33/1/79/tab-article-info
*  IU research attributes high rates of smoking among mentally ill to addiction vul... ( INDIANAPOLIS -- People with mental i...)
... mentally,ill,to,addiction,vulnerability,medicine,medical news today,latest medical news,medical newsletters,current medical ... This is really a devastating problem for people with mental illness b...In a report published recently in the journal Addiction ... People with mental illness smoke at much higher rates ...As smoking rates in the general population have fallen below 25 percen ... "The mentally ill rats acquired nicotine use faster and consumed more nicotine," Dr. Chambers said. "Then when we cut them off ...
http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/IU-research-attributes-high-rates-of-smoking-among-mentally-ill-to-addiction-vulnerability-117664-1/
*  JAMA Forum: Is Keeping Firearms Out of the Hands of Mentally Ill People the Answer to Gun Violence? - news@JAMA
There seems to be no common ground, but increasingly there is one shared position: improving identification of mentally ill ... The public overwhelmingly supports limiting firearm access to persons with mental illness, which is consistent… ... Home › Medical Practice › Health Policy › JAMA Forum: Is Keeping Firearms Out of the Hands of Mentally Ill People the Answer to ... JAMA Forum: Is Keeping Firearms Out of the Hands of Mentally Ill People the Answer to Gun Violence? By Lawrence Gostin, JD on ...
https://newsatjama.jama.com/2014/06/05/jama-forum-is-keeping-firearms-out-of-the-hands-of-mentally-ill-people-the-answer-to-gun-violence/?shared=email&msg=fail
*  Integrating precision medicine in the study and clinical treatment of a severely mentally ill person [PeerJ]
A single person with severe mental illness was implanted with the Medtronic Reclaim® Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Therapy ... This information has been archived and offered to this person alongside the clinical sequencing data, so that he and others can ... thus providing confirmatory evidence for the efficacy of DBS for OCD in this person. WGS revealed that he is a heterozygote for ... deep brain stimulation for OCD and clinical-grade WGS with management of genetic results in the medical treatment of one person ...
https://peerj.com/articles/177/
*  Transgender people no longer classified as mentally ill in Denmark - LGBT Danmark
Transgender people no longer classified as mentally ill in Denmark. Udgivet den. 24/01/2017. ForfatterAnders Bernhoft ... Even though Denmark no longer considers transgender people mentally ill, the National Danish Health Board is still to update ... It's our opinion that health care in connection with treatment of transgender people should happen with informed consent ...
http://lgbt.dk/transgender-people-no-longer-classified-as-mentally-ill-in-denmark/
*  Causes of High Mortality in People Labeled 'Mentally Ill'
... November 12, 2013. By Phil Hickey , 5 Comments ... Osborn DP, et al, Relative risk of cardiovascular and cancer mortality in people with severe mental illness from the United ... They should explain their concerns to this person and develop a trusting working relationship. It is only in a one-to-one ... The same could be said of people who routinely ride bicycles in heavy traffic, engage in unprotected sex, work in dangerous ...
http://behaviorismandmentalhealth.com/2013/11/12/causes-of-high-mortality-in-people-labeled-mentally-ill/