Tag: restraint

Self-Restraint Goes Hand in Hand With the Good Life

From Aeon: "Temperance was one of the four virtues identified by Plato’s Republic as essential to an ideal state – a framework that was later adapted by...

Figures Reveal ‘Alarming’ Rise in Injuries at Mental Health Units

From The Guardian: Thousands of patients in NHS mental health units are injured every year when they are restrained by staff, according to new figures which...

UK Trials Body Cameras for Staff in Mental Health Wards

From Engadget: An early trial has found that staff-worn body cameras can reduce confrontation and aggressive behavior, including incidents of physical restraint, in psychiatric hospitals. "If...