|Contributions||South Carolina. Dept. of Mental Health.|
|LC Classifications||KFS2165 .A3 1970b|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||76|
|LC Control Number||74621088|
77 rows 1. Mental Health "Parity" or Equal Coverage Laws. Parity, as it relates to mental . MENTAL HEALTH LAWS AND PATIENTS’ RIGHTS IN CALIFORNIA This slide show covers the basic laws pertaining to mental health patients’ rights and mental health holds in the state of California. It is intended for informational or educational purposes only. The laws described in this slide show are found in the. of this book include a copy of the Indiana laws about mental health treatment, resource information, and community mental health center contact information. Readers who still have questions are encouraged to contact their treatment team, social worker, an attorney, or Indiana Disability Rights at HOW TO USE THIS BOOK. Mental Health Laws. If you have severe mental illness, you might be held under the Mental Health Act. This is sometimes called ‘sectioning’. We explain why you may be detained, and what rights you have. If you care for someone who has been detained, you .
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