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The Many Forms of Mental Illness Discrimination

Learn about the main types of mental illness discrimination and ways to challenge unfair practices.

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How Public Officials Can Protect the Rights of Prisoners with Mental Illness

The best approach is to divert people with mental illness from the correctional system. But until workable diversion systems are widely available, people wit...

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Why We Must Improve Police Responses to Mental Illness

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Why Crisis Intervention Team Training Should Be the Standard

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Racial Disparities in Mental Health and Criminal Justice

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What Kept Me Going After My Episode

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My Brother is Not a Threat, He Has Schizophrenia

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Building Bonds Behind Bars with NAMI Peer-to-Peer

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An Important Conversation with My Mom

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Riding the Shark: Surviving Crisis/Catastrophe

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