Today, state civil commitment laws can make it difficult or impossible to hospitalize adults involuntarily, even when their families or caregivers.
NAMI UNDERSTANDING THE MINNESOTA CIVIL COMMITMENT PROCESS. 1. INTRODUCTION. Mental illnesses are very common. One in five adults will.
This is a must-read that explains the issue of involuntary treatment and/or involuntary commitment from a legal/political/social perspective.
In the present study, we examined the relationships between adult identity, strength of identity commitments, and their potential determinants.