Amanpour and Company

Law Prof Discusses the Ethics of Involuntary Hospitalization

Clip: 12/21/2022 | 17m 35s

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Professor Elyn Saks has dedicated her career to how people with mental illness are cared for, focusing on the important ethical issues surrounding their treatment. Saks speaks with Michel Martin about this, her own struggles with schizophrenia, and how best to help others.

Aired: 12/21/22 | Rating: NR

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