Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Tag: 5150

Prepared, Yet Unprepared: My Involuntary Hospitalization Adventure

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Overall I learned a great deal during my hospital adventure. The whole experience seemed like a comedy of errors. For me the only people there who were truly out of touch with reality were staff members. All of the patients were very present, albeit in some distress. The reasons for their distress were not unreasonable.

A Story of Forced Hospitalization From a Legal Perspective

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If I had any legal rights, I knew nothing about them. And the hospital cared even less about them. As a law student, I would like to share the legal rights I did have in the state of California and how they were violated from the very start.