Budget Cuts: A Deadly Decision For Mental Health
Psychiatric treatment is plagued by budget cuts and bed shortages. For example, Indianapolis has only seven beds for emergency psychiatric care for the indigent.
In this video, I talk about why federal and state budget cuts and bed shortages are harmful and even deadly to people with Borderline Personality Disorder and other mental illnesses.
Oberg, B. (2012, September 29). Budget Cuts: A Deadly Decision For Mental Health, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2020, November 30 from https://www.healthyplace.com/blogs/borderline/2012/09/budget-cuts-a-deadly-decision