Mental Health Court: Justice Without Jail

Why do so many people who end up in jail also suffer from a mental illness?  Why do many of the same people get sent to jail repeatedly instead of getting the support and help they need?  A mental health court will offer help and support to so many in…

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You Can’t Be Sick By Yourself- Documentary

You Can't Be Sick By Yourself - Documentary

The documentary, “You Can’t Be Sick By Yourself,” helps to explain the everyday, ambiguous definition of mental health, relating one couple’s experience with the greater support community – from interviews with psychiatrists and the Mental Health Department to professionals within the Tompkins County Jail who at times, have to fill…

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