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The Take Away with Dr. Paul Appelbaum

Should the Severely Mentally Ill Be Forced to Receive Treatment
August 2, 2013 - August 5, 2013

 Kendra’s Law was passed by the state as a response to the death of Kendra Webdale in 1999. She was pushed to her death on a New York subway platform by a diagnosed schizophrenic man.

http://www.thetakeaway.org/2013/aug/02/law-requires-those-severe-mental-illness-receive-treatment-saves-states-money/

 

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