The Florida Mental Health Act of 1971 (Florida Statute 394.451-394.47891 (2009
rev.) ... The nickname of the legislation has led to the term "Baker Act" as a
transitive verb, and "
I knew a girl who got
Jan 31, 2010
What is a Baker Act? A Baker Act is a means of providing individuals with emergency services and temporary detention for mental health evaluation and ...
If that is the case, then those people certainly don't need to be
Mar 25, 2015
Mar 4, 2014
Typically, psychiatric hospitals want to get rid of people as quickly as possible unless someone with deep pockets is paying them to keep them-- ...
Nov 4, 2015
person's consent, often called “getting
Nov 6, 2014
The Baker Act refers to a Florida statute that allows for an individual who is 18 years or older to be either voluntarily or involuntarily committed to a psychiatric ...