role of profession was changing (provider of services and has to be an advocate for a patients rights) promote choices of body and mind on patients halt involuntary services self help groups developed P. 472. Know 3 things that were happening in the national government, know only the organizations she mentions and know outcomes of some of the studies. 1.) Look for the one that starts with the Supreme Court decided that… 2.) The one about Surgeon General reported on mental health that biological disturbances come from multiple causes, not only biological.
20:50 3.) Commission on Mental Health recommended a shift on mental health (So look more info on those 3 b/c she only briefly mentioned them) Assertive Community Treatment program that if you had a problem with managing medication, you would be forced to take the medication. Legal in 41 states Coalition of MH Consumers Organization The Banner: <Look for the quote!!> Significance of quote is that nothing can be done without us (the patients) and that surivovors and patients should come together to evaluate services and treatment. Also professionals can be advocates as well. P 476 National Institute of Mental Health favored bio model which made them unpopular because they agreed with forced treatment. They said that if people saw Mental Ilnness as a brain disease then that would reduce stigma. Mandated Consumers Office (look up details in book) Network of one group goes to another sharing info!
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