Archive for July, 2016

“Animal cruelty…is not a harmless venting of emotion in a healthy individual…”

 

“Animal cruelty…is not a harmless venting of emotion in a  healthy  individual; this is a warning sign that this individual is not mentally healthy and needs some sort of intervention. Abusing animals does not dissipate these violent emotions, it may fuel them.”

Allen Brantley
Supervisory Special Agent, FBI

(1996)

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Mental Illness Forcing Changes In America’s Jails — CBS Philly

Shale Remien PHILADELPHIA (CNN) — A new study released says there are more people with a mental illness behind bars than in psychiatric clinics. Experts we spoke to say funding and resources all play a part, and all say more needs to be done to help inmates before they reach jail and after they leave. There’s…

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These 18 Photos Reveal The Horrific Conditions Indonesian Mental Patients Live In — WebInvestigator.KK.org

Credit: Andrea Star Reese In many mental facilities, it has become commonplace to keep patients in cages and feed them low-nutrient diets. ByAmanda Froelich Indonesian mental facilities have gained poor reputations for keeping their patients in appalling facilities and living conditions. As you’ll view below, some patients are chained in cages, most are fed low-nutrient […]

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