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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He voluntarily checked himself into a mental institute, and his account of his final meeting with Jacobs has been dismissed by his psychiatrist.
He has voluntarily checked himself into a mental institute in order to deal with his demons, and his account of his final meeting with Jacobs has been dismissed by his psychiatrist.
But, they failed to help since the law required the woman to be taken to a nearby mental institute only after being produced before a judge.
The court in the Austrian town of Sankt Poelten said Fritzl would have to spend the rest of his life interned in a mental institute after a psychiatrist warned that the 73-year-old Fritzl felt 'born to rape.
They are tried and locked up in a mental institute.
She was sent to a mental institute but released after four months.
Mr Sands began working for the NHS in 1973, when he started work as an auxiliary nurse at Storthes Hall Mental Institute, Kirkburton.
Massachusetts, the mental institute where she worked.