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Being on a Section

Synopsis
Presents information on the 1983 Mental Health Act for those who have been sectioned under it, outlining their rights. The video was made by a group of people who have themselves at one time been on a section, working in collaboration with a group of health professionals.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Year of production
1995
Availability
Out of Distribution
Subjects
Law; Social welfare
Keywords
Mental Health Act 1983; mental illness; patient education

Production Company

Name

Mental Health Media

Email
info@mhmedia.com
Web
http://www.mhmedia.com External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7700 8171
Fax
020 7686 0959
Address
356 Holloway Road
London
N7 6PA

Sponsor

Name

Lewisham and Guy’s Mental Health NHS Trust

Distributor

Name

Rethink Mental Illness

Web
https://shop.rethink.org/ External site opens in new window
Address
Shop
london
SE1 7TP
Notes
The Mental health Shop is a combined effort from Mental Health Media and the charity, Rethink.

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