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  • On mental health and violence

    On mental health and violence

    By King Davis
    King Davis
    Published: Jan. 14, 2011

    Social Work Professor King Davis offers a historical perspective on the publicly held assumption that mental illness is always linked with violence.

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      Anon said on Sept. 20, 2011 at 1:03 a.m.
      As a consumer and a previous and future provider within the medical field, the public is too quick to link mental illness with negative aspects of the disease. The community stigma is perputated and self enforced within the client, by having the local Tx. MHMRs push sterotypes of lowered expectations, of behavior, employment, and education, onto its clients out of habit. The small town within Tx. at present is not ready nor willing to change its viewpoints, and is fully capable of using intrusive harrasment to provoke responces from clients they feel, upsets the status quo reflecting sterotypes. When are we going to hear from this University about the other consumers, the ones in the professional fields, the technical fields, etc.?
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      Qiran said on June 12, 2011 at 3:38 p.m.
      Undeniably imagine that which you said. Your favorite reason appeared to be on the internet the easiest thing to be aware of. I say to you, I certainly get irked while people feel about worries that they just don’t know about. You managed to hit the nail on the top and also defined out the whole issue without getting side-effects , people could get a signal. Will probably be again to get a lot more. Many thanks
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    Hogg Foundation director honored for work
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    In the Know
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    Former Hogg Foundation director dies at 72
    Dr. Charles "Chuck" Bonjean was a noted philanthropist, educator and administrator.
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