Author | Martin Kohl

Articles

New York State Moves Toward Involuntary Residential Commitment of the Mentally Ill

September 01, 1999

Several incidents of serious violence, including the death of one woman, have pushed the issue of involuntary commitment of the noncompliant mentally ill higher on the priority list of the government of New York State.

Cultural Sensitivity for Psychiatrists

December 01, 1998

Meeting the mental health needs of the millions of immigrants from diverse cultural backgrounds and homelands who now live in the United States may require more than a thorough knowledge of psychiatry or psychology, according to a number of cultural psychiatric practitioners.