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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The pair is then hurtled off to a mental asylum that seems to be run by a bunch of loonies with questionable treatment methods.
His mother Violet promises the local mental asylum enough money for their much-needed neurosurgery wing on the condition that their top surgeon carries out a lobotomy on her niece Cathy, who she believes, stole Sebastian from her.
Ranjana Khanna of Duke University delivered a keynote presentation entitled "The Lumpenproletariat, The Subaltern, The Mental Asylum," on the second day of the symposium.
A mentally ill man born in Iran who had been denied asylum in Britain has been committed to a mental asylum after beating a total stranger to death with a brick.
Two weeks after the breakup of the Duke Organization, its leader, Rick Rasner, is incarcerated in a mental asylum with a roommate who claims to be king of an African island.
Dealing with the tragic case of a woman banished to a mental asylum as a young girl has Brigid reconsidering her own future at the end of the episode.
Tomorrow The Royal (ITV1 Wales, 7pm) Sister Brigid is confused by her feelings when Aisling's adoption becomes official, and deals with the tragic case of a woman who has spent most of her life in a mental asylum.
Sucker Punch Director: Zack Snyder Cast: Emily Browning, Abbie Cornish, Jena Malone Plot: Baby Doll is locked away in a mental asylum by her abusive stepfather.
Cornish, who co-starred in 'Limitless' alongside Bradley Cooper, appears in the action fantasy about a group of girls trying to escape from a mental asylum.
The action film stars Emily Browning as a young girl who attempts to escape from a mental asylum with the help of a group of girls.
Verna and Carlie's dad, a psychiatrist, is hired to work at a mental asylum.
In "Shutter Island" a scruffy-looking DiCaprio plays a detective investigating a murder in a mental asylum on a remote island near Massachusetts.