Richard Bonnie

Use of Longer Periods of Temporary Detention to Reduce Mental Health Civil Commitments

CO-AUTHORS Tanya Nicole Wanchek
PUBLISHER
Psychiatric Services
DATE
2012
 

Abstract

To determine whether holding an individual suffering from a mental health crisis for a longer period under a temporary detention order (TDO) reduces the number and length of involuntary commitments.

Citation

Richard J. Bonnie & Tanya Nicole Wanchek, Use of Longer Periods of Temporary Detention to Reduce Mental Health Civil Commitments, 63 Psychiatric Services 643-648 (2012).
 

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