Monthly Archives: January 2015

How should our police handle the mentally disturbed?

Despite the mounting death toll from the use of Taser guns, police are loath to give up their use. Their reluctance is understandable. They are mostly a non-lethal alternative to the use of hand guns in life threatening situations; and … Continue reading

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29 Quotes That Help You Understand Mental Illness

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
image – Flickr / Neil Krug Some people still hold [the] view that restraints help psychiatric patients feel safe. I’ve never met a psychiatric patient who agreed. – Elyn R. Saks, Ted Talk I realize…

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A grand Adelaide Hills Restoration Project An excellent article written by Tim Lloyd published in SA Weekend, January 24, is the inspiration for this post. I am a proud resident of the lovely Adelaide Hills over a 27 year period, a decade of which was … Continue reading

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