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    DSM 5 Conference Course

    Annual Conference DSM-5 Course - 2014

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    APNA conferences - They just keep getting better!

    New Jersey Chapter

    The past week has been amazing in Indiana. I believe that the APNA national... more

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    What do you guys think about over diagnoses of bipolar 1 disorder in children?

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Police need more training to deal with mentally ill, LA County told - Los Angeles Times


Police need more training to deal with mentally ill, LA County told
Los Angeles Times
A consultant hired to find a way to divert the mentally ill from Los Angeles County's jail system found that not enough law enforcement officers were trained to handle people undergoing a mental health crisis. In a report made public Wednesday, the ...

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Part 3: County, hospitals wrestle over a fix - OCRegister


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Part 3: County, hospitals wrestle over a fix
OCRegister
St. Joseph Hospital of Orange patient care technician Veronica Marciel keeps an eye on patients in the 12-bed emergency clinical decision unit. There is also a full nursing staff. The holding area is for psychiatric patients who arrive via the ...
Limited reimbursement makes psychiatric care a losing propositionFierceHealthcare
Psychiatric Patients Face Long Waits in California EDsCalifornia Healthline

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