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Mental institutions in the State of Washington.

Roger Nett

Mental institutions in the State of Washington.

by Roger Nett

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Published in [Olympia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mentally ill -- Hospitals -- Washington (State)

  • Edition Notes

    On cover: A digest of a report of survey authorized by the Legislature of the State of Washington.

    StatementA report of a survey by Roger Nett, under the direction of T. H. Kennedy. Submitted to the Governor, the speaker of the House, and the members of the Legislature at the request of the House Interim Committee on Institutions.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19658303M
    LC Control Number49009950

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      Title 71 contains the laws related to mental illness and Chapter holds the laws that govern involuntary commitment. In Washington State and many other states, an individual can be involuntarily committed if that person is found to be mentally ill and either “presents a likelihood of serious harm” or is “gravely disabled. Since then, tens of thousands of people with mental retardation have moved out of large institutions. From to , the number of people in facilities with 16 or more residents fell by about.

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