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Once upon a time there were big Victorian asylums where the mentally ill were institutionalised.
The decision reopens a longstanding debate about whether mentally ill inmates can be executed if they are sane only while taking drugs.
The Association is a charitable organisation to promote good mental health and to assist the mentally ill.
The trio states that such treatment was meted out even against mentally ill inmates.
Psychiatry arose in the 19th century, when its main role was to provide custodial care for the mentally ill.
It is not confined to those who suffer emotional trauma or who are diagnosed as being mentally ill.
John is so astonished by his wife's behavior that he believes her to be mentally ill.
If they are a danger to the public, they mustn't be allowed to interface with us, but surely the mentally ill should be treated?
Most women writers were dismissed as mystics or visionaries, and some as mentally ill.
These results suggest that preserved insight may be a protective factor that buffers mentally ill mothers.
Brothers Charles and Maxon are both mentally ill and in various degrees of being down and out.
He explained the incident to the press by focusing on the problems created by deinstitutionalizing the mentally ill.
Relatively more mentally ill people end up in prisons as the prison population diminishes.
There are continuing doubts about the reliability of his confession, and widespread suggestions that he might be a mentally ill fantasist.
He had said his clients should be spared the death penalty because they are mentally ill.
Phantom babies and phantom pregnancies are a common delusion among mentally ill homeless women.
Prosecutors have argued that the crime was premeditated and that while she was mentally ill, she was not insane when she acted.
States, led by the killing machines of Texas and Florida, are putting to death women, children, the sick, and the mentally ill.
When community care for the mentally ill was implemented in the early Nineties that too was seen as being a win-win situation.
Certainly both my parents were alcoholics, and mentally ill at the same time.
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Examples from Classical Literature
Yet if he came in contact with disease in another creature it left him mentally ill.
Before this extreme solution of an extreme problem recommended itself, however, the mentally ill might be purged.
She had insight in so far as she knew she had been mentally ill.
Because, my dear friend, you are mentally ill, and I wish to cure you.
In 1725, the mentally ill were classified as curable or incurable.
The victim, a photography student from Taiwan, was walking along a canal towpath in Birmingham when she was brutally attacked by mentally ill Luke Keeling.
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