How to Commit Someone to a Psych Ward?

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To commit someone to a psych ward, there has to be a doctor's order that the patient has been diagnosed with mental illness. The diagnosis has to indicate the severity of the case and the necessary treatment that can be provided by a Psych Ward. Families of patient with mental illness have to provide their permission so Psych Ward will determine the admission details.
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1. Convince the patient that they should see a doctor for evaluation. This can be conducted on an out-patient basis, but it is also commonly done after-hours in an emergency room.
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People who say you have to go insane or crazy in order to be sent to a psych ward are buying into false stereotypes and have no idea what they're talking about, and should keep their
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Here in central Ohio, you can either go to the Emergency Room, or you can go to Netcare. At the ER or Netcare, you will be evaluated by a physician and a Social Worker, who together
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Listen to them patiently. If you are bored, tell them that you are not interested. If he/she over-reacts, take the help of nurses and/or psychiatrists. However, if that person is
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How to Have Someone Committed to a Psych Ward
There are two types of psychiatric commitments – voluntary and involuntary. During a voluntary commitment, the patient agrees they are having a mental health problem that is serious and consents to an evaluation in a psychiatric ward. Many people... More »
Difficulty: Moderately Challenging
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