HSM 210 week 1 CheckPoint Deinstitutionalization of the Mentally Ill

# HSM 210 week 1 CheckPoint Deinstitutionalization of the Mentally Ill

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As a preface to my response, I would like you to know I spent several hours searching for documents in the Apollo Library (and found nothing locally, and very little from even within the United States about this subject with any detail attached). I finally ended up looking for local information in The San Francisco Chronicle and Sacramento Bee. There, I found nothing more than editorials (one backed with fairly decent reference material, the rest strictly opinion) to base my "local" perspective from for this checkpoint.)

California mandated as a whole the deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill in 1967 when Gov. Ronald Reagan signed the Lanterman-Petris-Short Act (LPS). Under this act, "Among other things, it prohibited forced medication or extended hospital stays without a...

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