When Going to the Hospital is Just as Bad as Jail
Source: The Marshall Project
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Focus Population: BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color), People experiencing Suicidal Urges, People who have experienced Trauma, People with Serious Mental Illness (SMI)
Topics: Crisis Response System, Mental Health Treatment, Psychiatric or Mental Health Stabilization
A new lawsuit claims Black Americans with mental illness are being forced into traumatic emergency room stays.