Involuntary hospitalizations in Frankfurt/Main, Germany
- Continuity of care after involuntary admission: does integration of mental healthcare matter? Wierdsma, Andre // BMC Psychiatry;2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 7, Special section p1
Objectives To evaluate continuity of care after acute involuntary admission. The correlation between deinstitutionalization, patients not receiving appropriate mental healthcare (discontinuity of care), and involuntary hospitalizations has been frequently hypothesized, but not often tested. The...
- Detentions under Mental Health Act on the rise, statistics show. // Mental Health Practice;Dec2013, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p6
The article presents an update from the Health and Social Care Information Centre in Great Britain which shows an increase in the number of detentions under the Mental Health Act and in the number of community treatment orders made in 2012 to 2013 compared to the previous year.
- The secret files of adolescent inpatient clinics. Kleiner, Ellen // Mothering;Spring91, Issue 59, p87
Focuses on the criticisms against psychiatric clinics' admission of teenage patients. Growth of teenagers admitted to psychiatric clinics; Hard-sell tactics used to fill hospital beds; Problems with the residential treatment of teenagers.
- Treatments under mental health act may be unlawful. // Mental Health Practice;Oct2011, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p4
The article discusses the report released by the Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland, which warned that compulsory treatments under the country's Mental Health (Care and Treatment) Act 2003 are illegal.
- More young people in Scotland detained under mental health laws. // Mental Health Practice;Dec2011, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p4
The article highlights the Mental Welfare Commission's report that for 2010-11 more young people have been detained in Scotland under the mental health law, specifically due to concerns about suicide.
- Awareness raised about legal duty to children of detained parents. // Mental Health Practice;Apr2013, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p4
The article reports that the Mental Welfare Commission (MWC) of Scotland suggests raising awareness regarding the legal duty towards children of detained parents to consider the impact of compulsory admission to hospital of parents on their children.
- Charities seek greater transparency on restraint deaths. // Mental Health Practice;Dec2013, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p6
The article reports on the proposal from charities Inquest and Mind to conduct an investigation into incidents of restraint that resulted in serious untoward events, including patient deaths.
- outside the box. Faulkner, Alison // Mental Health Today;Mar/Apr2013, p15
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- Patient ethnicity has no impact on likelihood of mental health detention, study finds. // Mental Health Today;Jul/Aug2013, p6
No abstract available.