PBS NewsHour California Law Aspires to Improve Mental Health
California Law That Aspires to Improve Mental Health Raises Coercion Concerns Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: California Law Aspires to Improve Mental Health
In the wake of several recent shootings, politicians and commentators have called for improved mental health screening and treatment. Spencer Michels reports on a program in California called "Laura's Law," an unfunded mandate that has proven difficult to implement and has drawn concern about involuntary treatment for patients.
Premiere Date: 12/26/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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