Tier Talk Podcast: Are prisons turning into mental health hospitals?
Anthony Gangi sits down with Dr. Annette Hanson, psychiatrist and author of "Committed"
In this episode of Tier Talk, Anthony Gangi sits down with Dr. Annette Hanson, psychiatrist and author of "Committed." Listen in as they discuss psychiatric care in today's prisons, force medication protocols and the increase of special needs inmates.
Are prisons replacing our mental health facilities? If so, how will that impact correctional staff who work directly with the mentally ill?