A mental health discovery that could change criminal justice forever | Kim Gorgens | TEDxMileHigh

A mental health discovery that could change criminal justice forever | Kim Gorgens | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Hiroko Kawano Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Looking around, I noticed that every one of you brought you brain today. (Laughter) In all seriousness, most of us take our brain for granted. You don’t actually have to think about how it works, it just does. But that’s a luxury that people with a traumatic …

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Why Are We Using Prisons to Treat Mental Illness? • OverCriminalized • BRAVE NEW FILMS

What’s one of several police shootings involving people with mental illness. 18-year-old, Keith Vidal, struggled with schizophrenia. He wasn’t violent, and all they wanted was help getting him to treatment. Seconds later, the officers shot and killed him. They murdered our son! For no reason! Another disturbing video that raises questions about the treatment of …

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My father, mental illness and the death penalty | Clive Stafford Smith | TEDxExeter

My father, mental illness and the death penalty | Clive Stafford Smith | TEDxExeter

Translator: Ellen Maloney Reviewer: Denise RQ Well, hello. I feel really at home here, you know, because I’ve been to Guantanamo many times, 34 times. So being in a very small enclosed area, and the bright interrogation lights, not allowed food or water, I mean, it’s just like home to me. (Laughter) I wanted to …

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Institutionalized: Mental Health Behind Bars

Institutionalized: Mental Health Behind Bars

There is a paucity of mental health services in the community. Are you worried? A little bit, yeah. There’s really no system that’s really looking out for them. We’re just leaving them to fend for themselves. Today, man, I am a better man. I am getting better. I just can’t think to myself that a …

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How virtual reality can improve your mental health | Matt Vogl | TEDxMileHigh

How virtual reality can improve your mental health | Matt Vogl | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven So 16 years ago, I was working nights as a stand-up comic. And I’m not going to lie: right now I’d much rather be holding the microphone in my hand than having it strapped to my face like some nerd doing a TED … Talk. (Laughter) Comedy …

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