Saturday, July 21, 2012

Falling through the cracks of our system for treating the mentally ill

Dr. Helen Smith writes about the Aurora massacre from this standpoint: it is not easy to get help for adults who are mentally ill, and they are not closely monitored: http://pjmedia.com/tatler/2012/07/21/some-thoughts-on-the-colorado-shooting-massacre/

2 comments:

Clayton said...

And best of all: she mentions my new book on the subject of deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill.

Terri Wagner said...

So he was mentally ill? Somehow that does't really add up does it?