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SAMHSA and AOT (Assisted Outpatient Treatment)

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That the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has, on April 18, 2016 released a request for application (RFA) to develop and implement Assisted Outpatient Treatment in the United States is cause for serious concern regarding the direction of behavioral health within the context of basic American human and civil liberties being stripped from people living with a psychiatric diagnosis.

SAMHSA RFA for AOT

E FULLER TORREY’S “American Psychosis”: ‘The freedom to be insane is a cruel hoax,’ he writes, ‘…perpetrated on those who cannot think clearly by those who will not think clearly.’

AMERICAN PSYCHOSIS How the Federal Government Destroyed the Mental Illness Treatment System. By E. FullerTorrey, M.D. Oxford University Press. 224pages. $27.95.
AMERICAN PSYCHOSIS How the Federal Government Destroyed the Mental Illness Treatment System.
By E. FullerTorrey, M.D.
Oxford University Press. 224pages. $27.95.

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/14/health/american-psychosis-attacks-mental-health-care.html?_r=1

Book Excerpt:  “The freedom to be insane is a cruel hoax,” he writes, “perpetrated on those who cannot think clearly by those who will not think clearly.”  Dr. E. Fuller Torrey, AMERICAN PSYCHOSIS

AMERICAN PSYCHOSIS How the Federal Government Destroyed the Mental Illness Treatment System.
By E. FullerTorrey, M.D.