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Psychiatrist Recalls 'Heartbreak And Hope' On Bellevue's Prison Ward

Dr. Elizabeth Ford treated mentally ill inmates in New York City for more than a decade. It was almost universal, she says, that they had suffered abuse or significant neglect as children.

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Psychiatrist Recalls 'Heartbreak And Hope' On Bellevue's Prison Ward

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