Sad indictment of mental health care

I concur with J F Beveridge (NZ Herald, June 25) regarding the gap in the mental health system since the abolition of long-stay hospitals.
One of my adult children has had severe mental health problems for around 30 years. Our family have had to watch her suffer terrible anguish as she has been treated on an outpatient basis, only going into care for short stays at crisis times. It seems as soon as she is under apparent control they can't wait to send her home to make room for others. She has been in and

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