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A Father's Search Through America's Mental Health Madness

by Pete Earley

Hardcover, 372 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $25.95 |

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A Father's Search Through America's Mental Health Madness
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A journalistic investigation into the criminalization of America's mentally ill describes the author's battle with the shortcomings of the mental health system and the Miami-Dade County jail after his son was declared bipolar.

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Author Wades Through 'Mental Health Madness'

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