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Trust psychiatrist's Guardian article about "sectioning"

12 Nov 2018

Dr Mariam Alexander, one of the Trust’s consultant liaison psychiatrists, has written an article in today’s Guardian, about her experiences of “sectioning” patients; in other words, detaining them in a hospital under the Mental Health Act.

You can read her article “What’s it like for a psychiatrist to section someone? I wish I didn’t know,” here.

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