A 'hellish world': the mental health crisis overwhelming America's prisons

A 'hellish world': the mental health crisis overwhelming America's prisons

Let's rethink this: If the person you love most has a serious mental illness, would you want their primary treatment provider to be a prison? “Along with race and poverty, mental illness has become a salient feature of mass incarceration, one that must be accounted for in any discussion about criminal justice reform.” Dive into this article by The Guardian to learn more. Photo credit: Nearly half of the people…