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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Jasinski and uncounted other service members march forward into wars they don't like, avoiding jail time or commitment to the mental ward.
She was admitted to the mental ward, released, and re-admitted so often that the staff began to warn that she might be locked away for good.
For Tichy, bucking the system meant prison or a mental ward.
But when he claims to be the real Santa Claus, a hack store psychologist conspires to have Kringle put away in a mental ward in Bellevue.
A cannabis user told a court about his descent into a drugs hell that landed him on a mental ward.
Drake has been on remand at a mental ward at Clatterbridge hospital and Judge Bruce Macmillan made a hospital order.
Liverpool Crown Court heard that Drake has been on remand at a locked mental ward at Clatterbridge Hospital and, after studying a psychiatric report, Judge Bruce Macmillan made a hospital order.
You gotta get in the mental ward,'' Hatcher said Tuesday, ``and work things out.
Vincent Sherry shows an able critic working where critics should, with language and culture, rather than in the mental ward.
The Panfilov prize went to Sergei Smirnov for a beautifully crafted ballet depicting inmates in a mental ward.