TRAPPED-Mental illness in Amercian prisons - Printable Version
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TRAPPED-Mental illness in Amercian prisons - drummer - 02-23-2009 04:54 AM
The continuous withdrawal of mental health funding has turned jails and prisons across the nation into the default mental health facilities.
The system designed for security is now trapped with treating mental illness and the mentally ill are often trapped inside the system with nowhere else to go.
Documentary photographer Jenn Ackerman takes us inside the Correctional Psychiatric Treatment Unit of the Kentucky State Reformatory to see how a state is meeting the needs of this growing population.
Click here to see the feature video.
TRAPPED-Mental illness in Amercian prisons - April - 02-23-2009 06:18 AM
looks pretty crazy. thanks drummer.