JOEL ON MENTAL ILLNESS

A humane society should make caring for mentally ill people a priority. Many are homeless, but we first must address the mental illness. When someone is suffering from psychosis, housing and job services can't help him if he won't take his medication. We should allow authorities in egregious cases to require people to take the medication they need to function. It's respectful, compassionate and essential.

MENTAL ILLNESS ESSAYS

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