psychiatric hospital

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psychiatric hospital

a health care facility providing inpatient and outpatient therapeutic services to clients with behavioral or emotional illnesses.
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But it's also a political work, an extension of The Loony-Bin Trip that reinforces Millett's first argument against forced institutionalization, but focuses on the elderly, whom we are often eager to put away.
And he pretty much has to, given Natasha Lyonne's strangely fashioned perf as his love interest and fellow loony-bin escapee.
RIKER (Jonathan Frakes, above) fancies himself as a bit of a thespian, but when he joins the cast of Dr Crusher's latest play, he's a bit deflated to find himelf playing a resident of a loony-bin.