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PHOTOS – First Lady Margaret Kenyatta Opens New Mental Hospital in Nairobi

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta on Thursday appealed for greater national focus on mental illnesses by stakeholders in the health sector. The First Lady said mental health should be given the same priority as other medical conditions noting that, with proper attention, mental illnesses are treatable. “It (mental sicknesses) can be...
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Editorial: Now comes blame for state mental hospital crisis

Today’s massive crisis in Virginia’s state mental hospital system occurred on Gov. Ralph Northam’s watch. Now a former official has directly blamed the Northam administration for not listening to warnings years before the crisis escalated. It’s the latest in a long saga of difficulties for the state’s mental behavioral health...
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Danish National Deported After A Month Of Staying In Bali Mental Hospital

A 30-year-old man from Denmark has been deported after staying in a Bali mental hospital for over a month. The Head of Bali Law and Human Rights Minister, Jamaruli Mnihuruk confirmed that the man was finally deported after violating several different rules of the Indonesian immigration policy. “The man was finally deported by an authority from Denpasar Immigration Class I to his home country on Tuesday (27/7) through Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta with Qatar Airways around 1:40am.” Jamaruli said.
Healthinfluencive.com

Mental Healthcare CEO Share the Secrets to his Success

It’s not hard to see that the reputation of American CEOs has gone down the drain in recent years. Decades of greed and profit maximizing has led many Americans to believe that the upper echelon of corporate culture exists only to hoard as much money as possible while the people on the bottom rung of the financial ladder are struggling to make ends meet. News stories like Jeff Bezos using his personal wealth to shoot himself into space certainly don’t contradict the common narrative that CEOs are practically villains from a James Bond movie.
TV & Videosthatshelf.com

Shudder: What to Watch – August 2021

The dog days of summer are here, so why not keep cool with a curated lineup of horror titles guaranteed to send shivers down your spine. Shudder’s August programming highlights include Frank Darabont’s bleak Stephen King adaptation, The Mist, Gareth Edwards low-budget kaiju flick, Monsters, and special effects god Stan Winston’s cult classic, Pumpkinhead.
Mental HealthKXAN

Marine once ‘locked in limbo’ advocates for change from state mental hospital

Every year, thousands of mentally ill men and women languish in Texas’ county jails. Incapable of standing trial, they wait in line behind hundreds of other people — sometimes over a year — for a bed in a state hospital to get the help they need. Explore the investigation that launched this project and is now drawing renewed attention to this problem at the State Capitol.
Mental HealthRichmond.com

Editorial: Now comes blame for state mental hospital crisis

Today’s massive crisis in Virginia’s state mental hospital system occurred on Gov. Ralph Northam’s watch. Now a former official has directly blamed the Northam administration for not listening to warnings years before the crisis escalated. It’s the latest in a long saga of difficulties for the state’s mental behavioral health...
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Private hospitals defend role in handling Virginia psychiatric emergencies, propose $33 million plan to ease crisis

In an escalating battle over responsibility for mentally ill people in crisis, Virginia’s private hospitals are pitching a new plan for using $33 million in federal aid to expand options for diverting people in psychiatric emergencies away from the state’s overcrowded and understaffed mental hospitals. The private hospitals, agitated by...
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I need some information on the Baker Act

My name is Willow and I want to kill myself. I know that I need help and really want to get it but I have no money to afford a mental hospital. I heard about the Baker Act through a friend and they said that it was free but I keep finding mixed answers online. Has anyone here been Baker Acted and was it free for you? submitted by /u/MapH0rr0r [link] [comments]
Lake County, CALake County Record Bee

Grand Jury: Lake County needs its own community mental health facility

LAKE COUNTY— According to a segment of the 2020-21 Lake County Civil Grand Jury Report dealing with the issue of mental health, the Grand Jury noted that during several of its investigations this year, they learned that Lake County needs either its onw inpatient psychiatric and rehabilitation facility or access to one closer to home. Among its findings, they concluded that there is an urgent need for a small, 10-12 bed 24-hour facility.
Mental Healthpsycom.net

What to Know Before Checking Yourself Into A Mental Hospital

Jump to: How to Admit Yourself Into A Mental Hospital How Long Is An Inpatient Stay? Finally A Diagnosis What I Wish I Knew. The first time I was admitted to the psych ward, I was 16. I was still a minor, so I had the benefit of boarding with the youth in the juvenile behavioral unit in the local hospital. I wasn’t prepared in the least for what I would see and encounter, nor was my mind in a state to readily accept this place.
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